The 2012 Brit Awards were held last night at London’s O2 Arena, bringing together a host of top musical names to celebrate a year of incredible tunes, of amazing new talent and the best of British Music.
Adele added to her swag of gongs from the Grammys, picking up the awards for Best Female Solo Artist and British Album Of The Year for ’21’, while Coldplay picked up the nod for Best British Band.
Ed Sheeran picked up the awards for Best British Male and Breakthrough Act, while One Directioners had a win, with their favourite band’s single ‘What Makes You Beautiful’ voted the Best British Single.
Winners below in bold and italics.
Adele – Someone Like You
Example – Changed The Way You Kissed Me
Jessie J ft Bob – Price Tag
JLS ft Dev – She Makes Me Wanna
Pixie Lott – All About Tonight
Military Wives/Gareth Malone – Wherever You Are
Olly Murs ft Rizzle Kicks – Heart Skips A Beat
One Direction – What Makes You Beautiful
Ed Sheeran – The A Team
The Wanted – Glad You Came
Adele – 21
Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
Florence & The Machine – Ceremonials
PJ Harvey – Let England Shake
Ed Sheeran – +
BRITISH FEMALE SOLO ARTIST
Florence & the Machine
BRITISH MALE SOLO ARTIST
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
Chase & Status
BRITISH BREAKTHROUGH ACT
INTERNATIONAL FEMALE SOLO ARTIST
INTERNATIONAL MALE SOLO ARTIST
Jay Z/ Kanye West
INTERNATIONAL BREAKTHROUGH ACT
Lana Del Rey
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