Brit Awards 2012

The best and brightest of the British music scene came together to celebrate the year’s achievement in music at the Brit Awards 2012.
Hosted by comedian James Corden at London’s O2 Arena, the ceremony included performances by Coldplay, Jesse J, Adele, Ed Sheeran, Florence & the Machine, Noel Gallagher, Bruno Mars and Rihanna. Tributes were also paid to the late, great Amy Winehouse and Whitney Houston.

Ed Sheeran, Adele and Jesse J went into the evening with the most nominations and the awards went to:

British Male Solo Artist
Ed Sheeran

British Female Solo Artist
Adele

British Breakthrough Act
Ed Sheeran

British Group
Coldplay

British Single
One Direction – What Makes You Beautiful

MasterCard British Album of the Year
Adele – 21

International Male Solo Artist
Bruno Mars

International Female Solo Artist
Rihanna

International Group
Foo Fighters

International Breakthrough Act
Lana Del Rey

Outstanding Contribution to Music
Blur

Critics Choice
1st РEmeli Sand̩
2nd – Maverick Sabre
3rd – Michael Kiwanuka

British Producer
Ethan Johns

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