Grands Prix Sacem 2018

10 december 2018

The Sacem Grand Prix celebrated the outstanding in songwriting, music publishing, humour and classical contemporary music at Salle Pleyel on the evening of Monday 10 December.


Grands Prix Sacem 2018

Every year, following a vote by the Board of Directors, the Sacem Grand Prix are awarded to authors, authors-directors, composers and music publishers who are members of Sacem.

The Awards will be broadcast live on

List of award winners 2018

ANGÈLE - Francis Lemarque Prize for New Artists

« Basique » - ORELSAN - Rolf Marbot Prize for the song of the year
Author : Orelsan - Composer : Skread - Publisher : 7th MAGNITUDE, WARNER CHAPPELL MUSIC France


Pierre-Dominique BURGAUD - Grand Prize for French Song, author-composer (creator)

« Chocolat » - LARTISTE - SDRM Grand Prize
Authors : LARTISTE, Awa Imani - Composers : Joe Rafaa, Samuel Rafalimanana, Yannick Rafalimanana - Publishers : Zayn Corp, Eclipse Time Ltd, Jizamo, Art 57, Awa Imani, Hr Prod aka Purple Money. Clip Director : Cédrick Cayla

Jérôme COMMANDEUR - Grand Prize for Comedy

Etienne de CRÉCY - Grand Prize for Electro

Michel DUVAL - BECAUSE ÉDITIONS - Grand Prize for Music Publishing

Michel GONDRY - Film/Video Director's Grand Prize

IMANY - Grand Prize for Sacem repertoire abroad

MC SOLAAR - Grand Prize Urban Music

Pascal PARISOT - Grand Prize for Works for Young Audiences

Renaud - Sacem Special Prize

Colin ROCHE - Grand Prize for Symphonyc Music (young composer)

Philippe ROMBI - Grand Prize for music composition for film

Calypso ROSE - Grand Prize for World Music

« Shape Of You » - Ed SHEERAN - Award for the best new international work of the year
Shape Of You / performer : Ed Sheeran - authors-composers : Steve Mac, Johnny McDaid, Ed Sheeran - publishers : Rokstone Music, Spirit B-Unique Polar Patrol, Sony ATV Music Publishing Limited UK - sub-publishers for France : Universal Music Publishing, Sony ATV Music Publishing France, Kobalt.
Also contains a sample of No Scrubs / performers : TLC - authors-composers : Kevin Briggs, Kandi Burruss, Tameka D Cottle - publishers : Shak Em Down Music, Hitco Music, Pepper Drive Music, Tony Mercedes Music, EMI April Music Inc, Air Control Music, Kandacy Music, Tiny Tam Music - sub-publishers for France : BMG Rights Management France, Warner Chappell Music France, EMI Music Publishing France.

Philippe SCHOELLER - Grand Prize for Symphony Music (career)

Nicola SIRKIS - INDOCHINE - Grand Prize for French Song (creator-performer)

Laurent de WILDE - Jazz Grand Prize

Published December 05 2018