Drake, The Weeknd, Skepta, Radiohead & More Nominated For 2017 BRIT Awards

As well as Future, Craig David, Stormzy, ZAYN, A Tribe Called Quest, Beyonce, Rihanna, Solange & more.

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The UK’s biggest musical awards show, the 2017 BRIT awards, is happening on February 22. Grime artist Skepta leads this year for three trophy nominations, including British male solo artist, British breakthrough act and British album of the year. Other notable nominees include Drake, The Weeknd, Radiohead, Future, Craig David, Stormzy, ZAYN, A Tribe Called Quest, Beyonce, Rihanna, Solange, and many more.

The awards also honor late artists David Bowie and Leonard Cohen, giving posthumous nods to the former, who is up for the British album of the year and British male solo artist, and the latter, nominated for international male solo artist. As of now, The 1975, Little Mix and Emeli Sande are scheduled to perform at the show. Read the full list of nominees below and vote for them here.

British male solo artist
Craig David
David Bowie
Kano
Michael Kiwanuka
Skepta

British female solo artist
Anohni
Ellie Golding
Emeli Sandé
Lianne La Havas
Nao

British group
The 1975
Bastille
Biffy Clyro
Little Mix
Radiohead

British breakthrough act
Anne-Marie
Rag’N'Bone Man
Blossoms
Skepta
Stormzy

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”
ZAYN – “PILLOWTALK”
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”
ZAYN – “PILLOWTALK”

International male solo artist
Bon Iver
Bruno Mars
Drake
Leonard Cohen
The Weeknd

International female solo artist
Rihanna
Beyoncé
Solange
Sia
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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