The full list of nominations for The BRIT Awards 2017 have been announced.
In a BRIT Awards first, the full nominations for 2017 were announced today, Saturday 14th January on telly in a Brit special.
2017 will celebrate the Awards 37th show since its debut year in 1977 (which was followed by a short break of a couple of years).
The BRIT Awards have established themselves as a global music institution that annually celebrates UK chart and commercial successes. Last year (2016) The BRITs celebrated an incredible night in British music with Adele picking up four Awards as well as giving a show stopping performance.
The Awards raised an incredible £265k for Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy and The BRIT Trust from Google Play live performance downloads and streams from the ceremony.
The BRIT Awards annually raises funds for The BRIT Trust charity, whose main beneficiaries are the BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology, Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy and other selected charities. To date, over £16.8million has been raised for The BRIT Trust charity.
Below is the full list of nominations for The Brits 2017:
British Male Solo Artist
British Female Solo Artist
Lianne La Havas
‘Pillowtalk’ – Zayn
‘Rockabye’ – Clean Bandit ft. Sean Paul & Anne-Marie
‘Girls Like’ – Tinie Tempah ft. Zara Larsson
‘Fast Car’ – Jonas Blue ft. Dakota
‘Say You Won’t Let Go’ – James Arthur
‘Faded’ – Alan Walker
‘Hymn for the Weekend’ – Coldplay
‘Dancing on my Own’ – Calum Scott
‘Shout Out to My Ex’ – Little Mix
‘This is What You Came For’ – Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna
British Breakthrough Act
British Artist Video of the Year
‘Send My Love (To Your New Lover)’ – Adele – #BritVidAdele
‘This is What You Came For’ – Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna – #BritVidCalvinHarris
‘Rockabye’ – Clean Bandit ft. Sean Paul & Anne-Marie – #BritVidCleanBandit
‘Hymn for the Weekend’ – Coldplay – #BritVidColdplay
‘Say You Won’t Let Go’ – James Arthur – #BritVidJamesArthur
‘Fast Car’ – Jonas Blue ft. Dakota – #BritVidJonasBlue
‘Hair’ – Little Mix ft. Sean Paul – #BritVidLittleMix
‘History’ – One Direction – #BritVidOneDirection
‘Girls Like’ – Tinie Tempah ft. Zara Larsson – #BritVidTinieTempah
‘Pillowtalk’ – Zayn – #BritVidZayn
International Male Solo Artist
International Female Solo Artist
Christine and the Queens
Twenty One Pilots
A Tribe Called Quest
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Drake & Future
Kings of Leon
British Album of the Year
I Like It When You Sleep For You Are Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It – The 1975
Blackstar – David Bowie
Made In the Manor – Kano
Love & Hate – Michael Kiwanuka
Konnichiwa – Skepta
The 37th BRIT Awards will take place on February 22 at the O2 Arena.