|2013 ARIA Music Awards|
|Date||1 December 2013|
|Venue||Star Event Centre,|
Sydney, New South Wales
The 27th Annual Australian Recording Industry Association Music Awards (generally known as ARIA Music Awards or simply The ARIAs) were a series of award ceremonies which included the 2013 ARIA Artisan Awards, ARIA Hall of Fame Awards, ARIA Fine Arts Awards and ARIA Awards. The latter ceremony occurred on 1 December at the Star Event Centre, and was telecast on channel Go! at 7:30pm.
The final nominees for ARIA Award categories were announced on 14 October as well as nominees and winners for Fine Arts Awards and Artisan Awards. Public votes were used for the categories, "Song of the Year", "Best Australian Live Act", "Best International Artist" and "Best Video".
Also on 1 December ARIA inducted Air Supply into their Hall of Fame; ARIA also created a new award category, ARIA Industry Icon, which was awarded to promoter and record label owner, Michael Gudinski.
Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface; other final nominees are listed alphabetically by artists' first name.
|Album of the Year||Best Group|
|Best Male Artist||Best Female Artist|
|Breakthrough Artist - Release||Best Independent Release|
|Best Adult Contemporary Album||Best Blues & Roots Album|
|Best Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Album||Best Rock Album|
|Best Urban Album||Best Country Album|
|Best Children's Album||Best Comedy Release|
|Best Pop Release||Best Dance Release|
|Song of the Year[note 1]||Best Video[note 1]|
|Best Australian Live Act[note 1]||Best International Artist[note 1]|
|Best Classical Album|
|Best Jazz Album|
|Best Original Soundtrack/Cast/Show Album|
|Best World Music Album|
|Best Cover Artist|
|Engineer of the Year|
|Producer of the Year|