British rockers Coldplay have been named the Band of The Year by top American rock magazine SPIN.

In the year's (03) first major Best Of poll, THE White Stripes' Elephant claimed the Album of The Year title and IN DA CLUB by 50 CENT was hailed the Single of The Year.

In other top picks, Led Zeppelin's HOW THE WEST WAS WON was named the Best Reissue of The Year; Outkast were named the Eccentric Geniuses of The Year, and Johnny Cash's Hurt took the year's Best Video prize.

The highlights of the list of Spin winners are:

Best Band - COLDPLAY


Best Single - IN DA CLUB by 50 CENT

Eccentric Geniuses of The Year - OUTKAST

Video of The Year - HURT by JOHNNY CASH

Movie of The Year - School Of Rock

Live Band of The Year - Metallica

TV Show of The Year - PUNK'D

Credibility Move of The Year - Justin Timberlake

24/11/2003 09:07