Brit Awards 2016
The Brit Awards 2016 are hosted by Ant and Dec on 24 FebruaryBrits

The Brit Awards are underway at London's O2 Arena with presenters Ant and Dec playing hosts for the evening. Adele, James Bay and Years & Years, who have received the most nominations, are hoping to sweep the board in the main categories, which include British album of the year and British single.

While the nominated acts wait to find out if they will walk away winners, Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Coldplay, Adele and Little Mix are among the acts scheduled to perform throughout the night, while a tribute to late musician David Bowie is also planned.

Brit Awards 2016 winner's list

British album of the year

  • 25 (Adele) – WINNER
  • A Head Full Of Dreams (Coldplay)
  • How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful (Florence + the Machine)
  • In Colour (Jamie XX)
  • Chaos and the Calm (James Bay)

British female solo artist

  • Adele – WINNER
  • Amy Winehouse
  • Florence + the Machine
  • Jess Glynne
  • Laura Marling

British male solo artist

  • Aphex Twin
  • Calvin Harris
  • James Bay – WINNER
  • Jamie XX
  • Mark Ronson

International group

  • Alabama Shakes
  • Eagles of Death Metal
  • Major Lazer
  • Tame Impala – WINNER
  • U2 Island

British single of the year

  • Adele – Hello – WINNER
  • Calvin Harris and Disciples – How Deep Is Your Love
  • Ed Sheeran and Rudimental – Bloodstream
  • Ellie Goulding – Love Me Like You Do
  • James Bay – Hold Back the River
  • Jess Glynne – Hold My Hand
  • Little Mix – Black Magic
  • Olly Murs ft Demi Lovato – Up
  • Philip George – Wish You Were Mine
  • Years & Years – King

British group

  • Blur
  • Coldplay – WINNER
  • Foals
  • One Direction
  • Years & Years

International male solo artist

  • Drake
  • Father John Misty
  • Justin Bieber – WINNER
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • The Weeknd

British breakthrough act

  • Catfish and the Bottlemen – WINNER
  • James Bay
  • Jess Glynne
  • Wolf Alice
  • Years & Years

Global success

  • Adele – WINNER

International female solo artist

  • Ariana Grande
  • Björk – WINNER
  • Courtney Barnett
  • Lana Del Rey
  • Meghan Trainor

British artist video of the year

  • Adele – Hello
  • Calvin Harris and Disciples – How Deep Is Your Love
  • Ed Sheeran – Photograph
  • Jessie J – Flashlight
  • Little Mix – Black Magic
  • Naughty Boy ft Beyoncé and Arrow Benjamin – Runnin' (Lose it All)
  • One Direction – Drag Me Down – WINNER
  • Sam Smith – Writing's on the Wall
  • Years & Years – King