Take A Look At The Nominees For The 2017 BRIT Awards

While we have heard a lot about music festival season recently, award season is nearly upon as well. Today we get a look into the UK’s biggest musical awards show, The BRIT Awards. Today we get a look at the upcoming 2017 version as we get a look at the full list of nominees. 2016 was a good year in music and certainly a big year in the UK. The show goes down on February 22nd, and Grime star Skepta leads the way with three nominations.

This includes British male solo artist, British breakthrough act and British album of the year. Other nominees include Drake, The Weeknd, Radiohead, Future, Craig David, Stormzy, ZAYN, A Tribe Called Quest, Beyonce, Rihanna, Solange, and more. The event will also pay homage to David Bowie and Leonard Cohen while performers like The 1975, Little Mix and Emeli Sande are set to hit the stage. Check out the full list of nominations below and speak on it after the jump. Stay tuned for much more on the 2017 BRIT Awards coming soon.

British male solo artist

Craig David

David Bowie


Michael Kiwanuka


British female solo artist


Ellie Goulding

Emeli Sandé

Lianne La Havas


British group

The 1975


Biffy Clyro

Little Mix


British breakthrough act


Rag’N’Bone Man




British album of the year

Skepta – Konnichiwa

David Bowie – Black Star

The 1975 – I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful yet So Unaware of It

Kano – Made in the Manor

Michael Kiwanuka – Love & Hate

British single of the year

Alan Walker – “Faded”

Calvin Harris f. Rihanna – “This Is What You Came For”

Coldplay – “Hymn For the Weekend”

Calum Scott – “Dancing On My Own”

Clean Bandit f. Louisa Johnson – “Tears”

James Arthur – “Say You Won’t Let Go”

Little Mix – “Shout Out To My Ex”


Jonas Blue f. Dakota – “Fast Car”

Tinie Tempah f. Zara Larsson – “Girls Like”

British artist video of the year

Adele – “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)”

Calvin Harris f. Rihanna – “This Is What You Came For”

Clean Bandit f. Sean Paul & Anne-Marie – “Rockabye”

James Arthur – “Say You Won’t Let Go”

Coldplay – “Hymn For The Weekend”

One Direction – “History”

Jonas Blue f. Dakota – “Fast Car”

Little Mix f. Sean Paul – “Hair”

Tinie Tempah f. Zara Larsson – “Girls Like”


International male solo artist

Bon Iver

Bruno Mars


Leonard Cohen

The Weeknd

International female solo artist





Christine and the Queens

International group

A Tribe Called Quest

Drake & Future

Kings of Leon

Twenty One Pilots

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds


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