Emeli Sandé, Mumford & Sons, Alt J lead BRIT pack
Emeli Sandé, Mumford & Sons and Alt J lead The BRIT Awards 2013 with MasterCard pack with three nominations apiece.
Sandé is in contention for British Female Solo Artist, British Single and MasterCard British Album of The Year; Mumford are up for British Group, British Live Act and MasterCard British Album Of The Year; whilst Alt J are nominated for British Breakthrough Act, British Group and MasterCard Album Of The Year.
Muse, Plan B, Rita Ora, Jessie Ware, Ben Howard, Coldplay, Paloma Faith and Olly Murs all received two nominations.
As previously announced, the BRIT Awards will recognise War Child’s incredible work by honouring them with the first Special Recognition Award, which will be presented during the Awards ceremony.
The BRIT Awards will be held on February 20th at The O2 Arena, London and will be presented by James Corden. They will be exclusively broadcast live on ITV 1. Muse, Robbie Williams, Emeli Sandé, Mumford & Sons, Ben Howard and One Direction are all confirmed to be performing on the night.
Full nominations are as follows:
British Breakthrough Act
Bat for Lashes
Mumford and Sons
British Live Act
Mumford and Sons
Alex Clare, Too Close
Coldplay + Rihanna, Princess of China
Rita Ora/DJ Fresh, Hot Right Now
Emile Sandé, Next To Me
Florence+ the Machine, Spectrum
James Arthur, Impossible
Jessie J, Domino
Labrinth ft. Emeli Sandé, Beneath Your Beautiful
Ollie Murs, Troublemaker
Rita Ora, RIP
Rizzle Kicks, Mama Do The Hump
Robbie Williams, Candy
Rudimental, Feel the Love
Stooshe, Black Heart
Lana del Rey
Alt J - An Awesome Wave
Emeli Sandé - Our Version of Events
Mumford and Sons - Babel
Paloma Faith - Fall To Grace
Plan B - iLL Manors