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5 Seconds of Summer win [V] Oz Artist of the Year

The title of Australia's favourite homegrown act belongs to 5 Seconds of Summer, withthe Sydney pop rockersbeing voted Channel [V]'s Oz Artist of the Year for 2013.

5 Seconds ofSummerare nowthe first act to be named [V] Oz Artist of the Year afterbeing voted intothe Top 50 as the Wild Card - and they have their legion of fans to thank.

Falling at the final were hurdle were Top 4 contenders Flume, Birds of Tokyo andDelta Goodrem, who allcelebrated their ownsuccesses 2013, but whose fans just couldn't match the voting power of the 5SOS Family.

Hailing from Sydney, this5 Seconds of Summer have had a massive year, which included beinghandpicked by none other than One Direction to support them on their world tour. With two EPs under their belt and a huge online following, these guys just keep going from strength to strength.

So there you have it,after morethan one million votes were cast, 5 Seconds of Summer are thenew [V] Oz Artist of the Year.

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