Ed Sheeran Nominated for 4 BRIT Awards | Music News


With the annual BRIT Awards coming around the corner once again, the nominations were released earlier this week. To no surprise singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran – whose debut album + recently saw the top spot yet again 15 weeks after it’s initial release – is up for a staggering four awards including Best Male and Best Breakthrough Act.

Other high rollers include Critics’ choice Emeli Sande, who is up for two awards, and Adele who sees nominations for Best Single and Best Album. The award ceremony will be held at London’s O2 Arena on February 21 – check out some of the nominations below:

BRITISH MALE SOLO ARTIST
Ed Sheeran
James Blake
James Morrison
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
Professor Green

BRITISH FEMALE SOLO ARTIST
Adele
Florence & The Machine
Jessie J
Kate Bush
Laura Marling

BRITISH BREAKTHROUGH ACT
Anna Calvi
Ed Sheeran
Emeli Sande
Jessie J
The Vaccines

BRITISH GROUP
Arctic Monkeys
Chase & Status
Coldplay
Elbow
Kasabian

BRITISH SINGLE
Adele – Someone Like You
Ed Sheeran – The A Team
Example – Changed The Way You Kiss Me
Jessie J Ft B.o.B. – Price Tag
JLS Ft Dev – She Makes Me Wanna
Pixie Lott – All About Tonight
The Wanted – Glad You Came

MASTERCARD BRITISH ALBUM OF THE YEAR
Adele – 21
Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
Ed Sheeran – ‘+’
Florence & The Machine – Ceremonials
PJ Harvey – Let England Shake

INTERNATIONAL MALE SOLO ARTIST
Aloe Blacc
Bon Iver
Bruno Mars
David Guetta
Ryan Adams

INTERNATIONAL FEMALE SOLO ARTIST
Beyonce
Bjork
Feist
Lady Gaga
Rihanna

INTERNATIONAL BREAKTHROUGH ACT
Aloe Blacc
Bon Iver
Foster The People
Lana Del Rey
Nicki Minaj

CRITICS’ CHOICE
Emeli Sande

For the full nomination list head over to the Brit Awards website: www.brits.co.uk

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