Award season is in full swing, and it is not lengthy till the Brit Awards 2023 return to the O2 Enviornment, London, to honor the very best in British music. Final yr, Adele took dwelling three coveted awards for greatest music, greatest British artist, and greatest British album for “30”, and fueled engagement rumors by carrying a pear-shaped ring on that finger. Plus, we had been handled to performances from Dave, Little Simz, and Ed Sheeran. So what can we count on from the Brits 2023? A complete lot of Harry Kinds, after all.
On Jan. 12, Vick Hope and Jack Saunders revealed the Brits nominations for 2023 in a livestream throughout the awards social channels. Joined by the likes of Tom Daley, Nova Twins, and Sam Ryder, the artists who’re all up for the enduring awards had been revealed. For the event, Hope proved her type prowess as soon as once more by carrying a silvery pink chainmail mini costume by Poster Lady, as styled by Zack Tate and Jamie Mcfarland, and teaming it with perspex heels.
One award winner has already been introduced with FLO bagging the rising star award. The Brits revealed the primary spherical of winners on Dec. 8, making FLO the primary group to ever win the award, following within the footsteps of Sam Smith and Ellie Goulding. The remaining will probably be revealed on the massive night time. Whereas nearly all of winners will probably be chosen by a specially-appointed panel, there are 4 classes up for a public vote. From noon on Jan. 19, the general public can vote on TikTok on the Brits channel for the person style classes.
Unsurprisingly, Kinds leads the noms with 4 to this identify, as do Moist Leg, whereas Stormzy, Cat Burns, and The 1975 observe intently behind with three nods every. Followers had been fast to take to social media to criticize the award present for combining pop and R&B in a single class. Singer Mahalia tweeted, “Neglect placing us on this class. Give us our personal!!!!! What number of occasions do now we have to scream at you?” Others had been upset to see no females nominated within the grime class.
Two performances had been additionally introduced with Sam Smith and Kim Petras taking to the stage, in addition to Moist Leg, with extra to be introduced within the coming weeks. The Brit Awards have already made historical past this yr as they may happen on a Saturday for the primary time. Hosted for a second yr by comic and “The Masked Singer” choose Mo Gilligan the occasion will air on Feb. 11 on ITV and ITVX.
See a listing of all of the nominations forward.
ALBUM OF THE YEAR
“Being Humorous in a Overseas Language” — The 1975
“Moist Leg” — Moist Leg
“Harry’s Home” — Harry Kinds
“This Is What I Imply” — Stormzy
“Precise Life 3” — Fred Once more
ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Fred Once more
GROUP OF THE YEAR
Dangerous Boy Chiller Crew
SONG OF THE YEAR
“Child” — Aitch & Ashanti
“Go” — Cat Burns
“Starlight” — Dave
“Merry Christmas” — Ed Sheeran & Elton John
“B.O.T.A” — Eliza Rose & Interplanetary Legal
“Inexperienced Inexperienced Grass” — George Ezra
“As It Was” — Harry Kinds
“Neglect Me” — Lewis Capaldi
“Afraid to Really feel” — LF System
“Unholy” — Sam Smith feat. Kim Petras
BEST NEW ARTIST
INTERNATIONAL ARTIST OF THE YEAR
INTERNATIONAL GROUP OF THE YEAR
Drake & 21 Savage
First Support Package
INTERNATIONAL SONG OF THE YEAR
“Break my Soul” — Beyoncé
“I am Good (Blue)” — David Guetta & Bebe Rexha
“Peru” — Fireboy DML & Ed Sheeran
“We Do not Speak About Bruno” — “Encanto” Forged
“ABCDEFU” — Gayle
“First Class” — Jack Harlow
“About Rattling Time” — Lizzo
“The place Are You Now” — Misplaced Frequencies & Calum Scott
“I Ain’t Anxious” — OneRepublic
“Anti-Hero” — Taylor Swift
BRITS RISING STAR
Fred Once more
BEST POP / R&B
BEST HIP-HOP / GRIME / RAP
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