Paolo Nutini crowned Headliner of the Year at Festival Awards

Paolo Nutini at Latitude 2011 by Al De Perez
Paolo Nutini at Latitude 2011 by Al De Perez

Paolo Nutini has won the 'Headline Performance of the Year' award in association with Jagermeister for his performance at Latitude 2011.

The Scottish singer-songwriter headlined the Saturday at Latitude 2011, which took place at Henham Park, Suffolk from 14-17 July.

Paolo beat the likes of U2, Coldplay, Eminem and Arctic Monkeys to take the top spot.

Click here to read our 8/10 Latitude review.

The award was decided by fans who were given the ability to vote through Virtual Festivals for their favourite headline performance of the summer across all major UK festivals

You can currently guess the 2012 headliners for Latitude Festival 2012 to win a pair of VIP tickets to the festivalclick here to find out how!

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