NEWS: The BRIT Awards confirm nominations for 2014!

The nominations for this year’s The BRIT Awards, which will take place at London’s The O2 Arena on February 19th, have now been announced, with Bastille and Disclosure ruling the roost by both managing to snatch up nominations in four different categories. You can view all of the nominations for each category below:

British Male Solo Artist:
David Bowie
Jake Bugg
James Blake
John Newman
Tom Odell

British Female Solo Artist:
Birdy
Ellie Goulding
Jessie J
Laura Marling
Laura Mvula

British Group:
Arctic Monkeys
Bastille
Disclosure
One Direction
Rudimental

International Group:
Arcade Fire
Daft Punk
Haim
Kings Of Leon
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

British Breakthrough Act:
Bastille
Disclosure
Laura Mvula
London Grammar
Tom Odell

Critic’s Choice:
Sam Smith
Chlöe Howl
Ella Eyre

MasterCard British Album Of The Year:
Arctic Monkeys – ‘AM’
Bastille – ‘Bad Blood’
David Bowie – ‘The Next Day’
Disclosure – ‘Settle’
Rudimental – ‘Home’

British Single Of The Year:
Bastille – ‘Pompeii’
Calvin Harris – ‘I Need Your Love (feat. Ellie Goulding)’
Disclosure – ‘White Noise (feat. AlunaGeorge)’
Ellie Goulding – ‘Burn’
John Newman – ‘Love Me Again’
Naughty Boy – ‘La La La (feat. Sam Smith)’
Olly Murs – ‘Dear Darlin”
One Direction – ‘One Way Or Another (Teenage Kicks)’
Passenger – ‘Let Her Go’
Rudimental – ‘Waiting All Night (feat. Ella Eyre)’

International Male Solo Artist:
Bruno Mars
Drake
Eminem
John Grant
Justin Timberlake

International Female Solo Artist:
Janelle Monae
Katy Perry
Lady Gaga
Lorde
Pink

British Producer Of The Year
Ethan Johns
Flood & Alan Moulder
Paul Epworth

This year’s The BRIT Awards will also see performances from Ellie Goulding, Beyoncé, Katy Perry, Arctic Monkeys, Bruno Mars and Bastille, with more still yet to be confirmed.

The award ceremony will be aired live on ITV1 at 8:00PM (GMT). You can find further details from the official website (here).

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