Slipknot the best band in the world?

8-31-00 3:00 PM PST antiGUY

As we reported last week, Slipknot dominated the nominations for the Kerrang! Awards. (see story) Three of those nominations led to awards for the masked rockers. 

Slipknot landed the Best International Live Act award, The Best Single for "Wait and Bleed" and the what will prove to be a controversial pick (at least among our readers) they received the coveted "Best Band in the World". 

Other winners included: 
  Best International Newcomer - Queens Of The Stone Age 
Best New British Band - 100 Reasons 
Best Album - Deftones (‘White Pony’) 
Classic Songwriter - Foo Fighters 
Spirit Of Independence - Napalm Death 
Best Video - Blink 182 (‘All The Small Things’)
Best British Live Act - One Minutes Silence
Silver K Award - Motorhead

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