BRIT Award Winners

The BRITs Awards annually attract world-wide attraction with British being some of the best performers globally. Take the group, One Direction for example who still bags the British Artists Video even after three years. During the 2016 awards they received the award for their video of Drag Me Down.

Best Male Solo Artist

James Bay

Nominees: Mark Ronson, Jamie xx, Calvin Harris, Aphex Twin

Best Female Solo Artist


Nominees: Laura Marling, Jess Glynne, Florence + the Machine, Amy Winehouse

Best Group


Nominees: Years & Years, One Direction, Foals, Blur

Breakthrough Act

Catfish and the Bottlemen

Nominees: Years &Years, Wolf Alice, Jess Glynne, James Bay

Global Success


International Female Solo Artist


Critics’ Choice

Jack Garratt

Brit Global Icon Award

David Bowie

Two of David Bowie’s closest friends, Gary Oldman and Annie Lennox accepted his award and paid tribute to him. Lorde performed his track Life on Mars in a touching performance.

International Male Solo Artist

Justin Bieber

International Group

Tame Impala

MasterCard British Album of the Year

Adele – 25

Best Single


Nominees: Years & Years, Philip George – Wish You Were Mine, Olly Murs ft. Demi Lovato –Up, Little Mix – Black Magic, Jess Glynnes – Hold My Hand, James Bay – Hold Back The River, Ellie Goulding – Love Me Like You Do, Ed Sheeran – Bloodstream, Calvin Harris & Disciples – How Deep Is Your Love.

Best Album

ADELE – 25

Nominees: James xx – In Colour, James Bay – Chaos and the Calm, Florence + the Machine – How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful, Coldplay – A Head Full of Dreams

Best Artist Video

One Direction – Drag Me Down

Nominees: Years & Years – King, Sam Smith – Writing’s On The Wall, Naughty Boy ft. Beyoncé & Arrow Benjamin – Runnin, Little Mix – Black Magic, Jessie J – Flashlight, Ellie Goulding – Love Me Like You Do, ED Sheeran – Photograph, Calvin Harris & the Disciples – How Deep is Your Love, Adele – HELLO.