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THE 22th JAPAN GOLD DISC AWARD 2008
 
 
Artist of the Year
 
  Title Artist Released by
domestic - EXILE AVEX MARKETING
international - AVRIL LAVIGNE BMG JAPAN
 
New Artist of the Year
 
Title Artist Released by
domestic - GReeeeN UNIVERSAL MUSIC
international - The Fratellis UNIVERSAL MUSIC
 
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The Best 10 New Artists
 
Title Artist Released by
domestic - YUI ARAGAKI Warner Music Japan
- INFINITY 16 UNIVERSAL MUSIC
- GReeeeN UNIVERSAL MUSIC
- KEN-U Ki/oon Records
- Sotte Bosse UNIVERSAL MUSIC
- SoulJa UNIVERSAL MUSIC
- Takasugi Satomi AVEX MARKETING
- SS501 PONY CANYON
- Hey! Say! JUMP J Storm
- Leah Dizon Victor Entertainment
 
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The Best 3 New Artists
 
Title Artist Released by
international - The Fratellis UNIVERSAL MUSIC
- Che’Nelle EMI Music Japan
- Sean Kingston Sony Music Japan International
 
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The Best Enka/Kayokyoku Artists
 
Title Artist Released by
- - Akina Nakamori UNIVERSAL MUSIC
- KIYOSHI HIKAWA Columbia Music Entertainment
 
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Single of the Year
 
  Title Artist Released by
domestic Flavor Of Life UTADA HIKARU EMI Music Japan
international eien Park Yong Ha PONY CANYON
 
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Single of the Year Special Award
 
  Title Artist Released by
domestic a thousand winds Masashi Akikawa TEICHIKU ENTERTAINMENT
 
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The Best 10 Singles
 
Title Artist Released by
domestic WINDING ROAD ayaka x KOBUKURO Warner Music Japan
Love so sweet ARASHI J Storm
Flavor Of Life UTADA HIKARU EMI Music Japan
Keep the faith KAT-TUN J Storm
Yorokobi No Uta KAT-TUN J Storm
Ashita Harerukana Keisuke Kuwata Victor Entertainment
tsubomi Kobukuro Warner Music Japan
weeeek NEWS Johnny's Entertainment
Ultra Music Power Hey! Say! JUMP J Storm
Tabidachi No Uta Mr.Children TOY'S FACTORY
 
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Mastertone of the Year
 
Title Artist Released by
domestic AIUTA GReeeeN UNIVERSAL MUSIC
international Girlfriend AVRIL LAVIGNE BMG JAPAN
 
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The Best 5 Mastertones
 
Title Artist Released by
domestic WINDING ROAD ayaka x KOBUKURO Warner Music Japan
Flavor Of Life UTADA HIKARU EMI Music Japan
Lovers Again EXILE AVEX MARKETING
AIUTA GReeeeN UNIVERSAL MUSIC
tsubomi Kobukuro Warner Music Japan
 
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Single Track of the Year (mobile)
 
Title Artist Released by
domestic AIUTA GReeeeN UNIVERSAL MUSIC
international Girlfriend AVRIL LAVIGNE BMG JAPAN
 
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The Best 5 Single Tracks (mobile)
 
Title Artist Released by
domestic Flavor Of Life UTADA HIKARU EMI Music Japan
Flavor Of Life UTADA HIKARU EMI Music Japan
Lovers Again EXILE AVEX MARKETING
AIUTA GReeeeN UNIVERSAL MUSIC
tsubomi Kobukuro Warner Music Japan
 
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Single Track of the Year (online)
 
Title Artist Released by
domestic Flavor Of Life UTADA HIKARU EMI Music Japan
international BECAUSE OF YOU Ne-Yo UNIVERSAL MUSIC
 
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The Best 5 Single Tracks (online)
 
Title Artist Released by
domestic Flavor Of Life UTADA HIKARU EMI Music Japan
Beautiful World UTADA HIKARU EMI Music Japan
Lovers Again EXILE AVEX MARKETING
AIUTA GReeeeN UNIVERSAL MUSIC
SORAWA MARUDE MONKEY MAJIK AVEX MARKETING
 
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Album of the Year
 
  Title Artist Released by
domestic EXILE LOVE EXILE AVEX MARKETING
international The Best Damn Thing AVRIL LAVIGNE BMG JAPAN
 
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The Best 10 Albums
 
Title Artist Released by
domestic EXILE EVOLUTION EXILE AVEX MARKETING
EXILE LOVE EXILE AVEX MARKETING
Ai am BEST Ootuka Ai AVEX MARKETING
Ketsuno Police 5 Ketsumeishi TOY'S FACTORY
5296 Kobukuro Warner Music Japan
VOCALIST 3 Hideaki Tokunaga UNIVERSAL MUSIC
A BEST 2 -WHITE- Hamasaki Ayumi AVEX MARKETING
A BEST 2 -BLACK- Hamasaki Ayumi AVEX MARKETING
HOME Mr.Children TOY'S FACTORY
R35 Sweet J-Ballads VARIOUS ARTISTS Warner Music Japan
 
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The Best 3 Albums
 
Title Artist Released by
international The Best Damn Thing AVRIL LAVIGNE BMG JAPAN
BECAUSE OF YOU Ne-Yo UNIVERSAL MUSIC
MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT LINKIN PARK Warner Music Japan
 
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Classic Album of the Year
 
  Title Artist Released by
domestic Brass Band Koshien Conductor:Ichiro Saito Orchestra:Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra UNIVERSAL MUSIC
international Aura Beautiful Inspiration Various EMI Music Japan
 
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Jazz Album of the Year
 
  Title Artist Released by
domestic SAORI YANO BEST SAORI YANO Columbia Music Entertainment
international Not Too Late NORAH JONES EMI Music Japan
 
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Instrumental Album of the Year
 
Title Artist Released by
- Dreams V.A HATS UNLIMITED
 
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Soundtrack Album of the Year
 
Title Artist Released by
- Dreamgirls:Deluxe Edition Original Soundtrack Sony Music Japan International
 
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Animation Album of the Year
 
Title Artist Released by
-   V.A HATS UNLIMITED
 
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Traditional Japanese Music Album of the Year
 
Title Artist Released by
- Out Of Border Hideki Togi UNIVERSAL MUSIC
 
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Special Product Album of the Year
 
  Title Artist Released by
domestic VOCALIST 3 Hideaki Tokunaga UNIVERSAL MUSIC
international DANCEHALL LOVERS BEST Various EMI Music Japan
 
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The Best Music Videos
 
  Title Artist Released by
domestic EXILE LIVE TOUR 2007 EXILE EVOLUTION EXILE AVEX MARKETING
Live of KAT-TUN "Real Face" KAT-TUN J Storm
47 Kanjani ∞ TEICHIKU ENTERTAINMENT
international Live At The Greek Theatre IL DIVO BMG JAPAN
 
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The Best Asian Artists
 
Title Artist Released by
- - Park Yong Ha PONY CANYON
 
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