The Brit Awards

All the latest news, photos and more from the British Critic's Choice Awards

Eleven things you may not have known about the Brit Awards

It all started in 1977 when the first Brit Awards took place, in honour of The Queen's Silver Jubilee and to celebrate music from the last 25 years.Click here for...

Best of British: Samantha Cameron awards troops Brit Awards tickets

Samantha Cameron has presented Brit Awards tickets to British troops to commend them for their bravery. The Prime Minister's wife dined with the honourees at the Wellington Barracks on behalf...

Busy B: Beyonce set to add Brit Awards date to her hectic schedule

As excitement gathers pace ahead of this year's Brit Awards, there are whispers that pop powerhouse Beyonce Knowles will perform alongside the cream of UK music talent. If the Halo...

Brit Awards: Emeli Sande leads the pack with four nominations

Emeli Sande shared the spotlight with Oscar nominee Adele on Thursday as the Brit Awards nominations were announced, with the Scotland-born singer leading the pack after being nominated in four...

Proud homecoming for Great Brit Adele

Adele continued her domination of awards season at the Brits. After sweeping the board at the Grammys, the London songstress has now been acknowledged on home soil, picking up a...

Adele set to make storming comeback at the Brit Awards

Three months after surgery to cure a voice-threatening condition, Adele is making her comeback.She's up for three gongs at the Brit Awards, including best album and best single for Someone...

Cheryl Cole is graceful and glamorous in defeat at BRIT Awards

She might not have picked up any gongs at the BRIT Awards, but Cheryl Cole was a definite candidate for the best dressed trophy. The Geordie beauty was uber glam...

Cheryl puts annus horribilis behind her with four Brit nominations

She had a heartbreakingly tough time last year so Cheryl Cole will be excited to see that 2011 has started on a high. Apart from her burgeoning relationship with close...

Lady GaGa and Lily wig out at Brits while Robbie Williams shares gong joy with Ayda

Flamboyant performer Lady GaGa ruled the Brits on Tuesday night, picking up a hat trick of gongs. The 23-year-old star walked off with best International Female, Best International Album and...

Fearne Cotton’s braidy bunch nails new trend at the Brit Awards

She’s always been among the first on television to showcase new trends and Fearne Cotton didn’t disappoint at the Brits with a beautiful braid straight off the catwalks for spring/summer...

Cheryl Cole removes wedding band for poignant Brit Awards appearance

It was a show-stopping performance that earned a standing ovation and the biggest cheer of the night. In the face of speculation concerning her private life, Cheryl Cole brought the...

Prince Harry moves into the spotlight with rugby role and Brit Awards appearance

His brother will one day be King, but far from walking in Prince William's shadow, Harry is increasingly moving into the royal spotlight. That much was clear this week as...

Is this what they mean by hair of the dog? Robbie Williams uses pooches as wigs

Most men would be upset at the suggestion they were going grey. But not cheeky singer Robbie Williams. The pop star has poked fun at stories which appeared last week...

Female artists dominate Brit Award nominations but Susan Boyle is left out

She is Britain's most successful recording artist and has sold around eight million copies of her debut album in under two months. But Susan Boyle is nowhere to be found...

Get the look: Duffy channels Sixties vibe

She swept the board at the Brits and she looked suitably star-like with her false lashes, thick eyeliner and upswept Sixties bouffant hairstyle. And Duffy's 'do is surprisingly easy to...

Waves and fringes are style leaders at Brits

It's a night where fortunes are made – and trends defined, as the stars roll out the most up-to-date looks for the Brits. We've already highlighted the dramatic, straight, blunt-cut...



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