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The BRIT Awards 2018: Full list of nominations!

The BRIT Awards 2018 nominations have been revealed in full – Find out who’s leading the nominations and who has been snubbed.

On Saturday evening ‘The Brits Are Coming’ aired on ITV, hosted by Emma Willis, the traditional run-up to the annual music awards ceremony started with a live show announcing the 2018 nominations.

‘The Brits Are Coming’ featured performances by a selection of celebrated British recording artists, including Liam Payne, Paloma Faith, Clean Bandit and J Hus.

Jorja Smith, the West Midlands-born UK garage star was selected by music industry experts from a pool of more than 100 stars to receive this year’s Critics’ Choice Award.

Dua Lipa is leading this year’s nominations with five mentions, while Sam Smith has been snubbed completely from the list.

One Direction stars Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson were also snubbed this year, while their ex-bandmates Liam Payne, Zayn Malik, and Harry Styles are in the running.

Ed Sheeran, Stormzy, Sam Smith and Dua Lipa have all been confirmed to perform on The BRITs 2018 stage in February.

Full list of BRIT Awards 2018 nominations

British Album of the Year

  • Dua Lipa – Dua Lipa
  • Ed Sheeran – Divide
  • Rag ‘n’ Bone Man – Humour
  • Stormzy – Gang Signs & Prayer
  • J Hus – Common Sense

British Male Solo Artist

  • Ed Sheeran
  • Liam Gallagher
  • Stormzy
  • Loyle Carner
  • Rag’n’Bone Man

British Female Solo Artist

  • Laura Marling
  • Dua Lipa
  • Paloma Faith
  • Kate Tempest
  • Jessie Ware

British Group

  • Wolf Alice
  • Gorillaz
  • The XX
  • Royal Blood
  • London Grammar

British Breakthrough

  • Dave
  • Dua Lipa
  • J Hus
  • Loyle Carner
  • Sampha

Critics’ Choice Award

  • Jorja Smith – WINNER
  • Mabel
  • Stefflon Don

British Single of the Year

  • Liam Payne – ‘Strip That Down’ featuring Quavo
  • Jax Jones feat. Raye – ‘You Don’t Know Me’
  • Clean Bandit – ‘Symphony’ featuring Zara Larsson
  • Rag’n’Bone Man – ‘Human’
  • Dua Lipa – ‘New Rules’
  • Ed Sheeran – ‘Shape of You’
  • Jonas Blue – ‘Mama’ featuring William Singe
  • Little Mix – ‘Touch’
  • J HUS – ‘Did You See’
  • Calvin Harris – ‘Feels’ featuring Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry and Big Sean

International Female Solo Artist

  • Bjork
  • P!nk
  • Taylor Swift
  • Lorde
  • Alicia Keys

International Male Solo Artist

  • Drake
  • Beck
  • DJ Khaled
  • Kendrick Lemar
  • Childish Gambino

International Group

  • Arcade Fire
  • LCD Soundsystem
  • Haim
  • Foo Fighters
  • The Killers

British Artist Video of the Year

  • Ed Sheeran – Shape Of You
  • Harry Styles – Sign Of The Times
  • Jonas Blue Ft William Singe – Mama
  • Liam Payne Ft Quavo – Strip That Down
  • Little Mix – Touch
  • Anne-Marie – Ciao Adios
  • Calvin Harris Ft Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry and Big Sean – Feels
  • Clean Bandit Ft Zara Larsson – Symphony
  • Dua Lipa – New Rules
  • ZAYN and Taylor Swift – I Don’t Wanna Live Forever

The BRIT Awards 2018 with Mastercard takes place on 21 February 2018 at London’s O2.

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