Join us!

Join us!

Join the Habbox team today to learn new skills, be part of our amazing team and make great new friends!

Join us!
Habbo Avatars

Habbo Avatars

Wondering WTF this NFT project is? Check out our wiki guide.

Habbo Avatars
Wired Guides

Wired Guides

Can you believe Wired is only 11 years old?? Are you an expert or a noob? Find out how to wire with our guides.

Wired Guides
Loading...
Loading...
...
The Brit Awards 2012 – Roundup!0
By - Posted 4th July, 2015 at 9:34 pm

After another outstanding and fascinating year within the ever-evolving music industry, it was time to join comedian James Corden, in order to celebrate the success of various music artists from all over the globe as ITV broadcasted the 32nd edition of The Brit Awards last night!

To begin, I think it would be fair to say what an incredible evening; there were some excellent live performances alongside the celebration of various different music artists’ achievements over the past year. The show kicked off at 8pm on ITV1 with Coldplay performing their brand new single, ‘Charlie Brown’ – well, I can’t say I am a hardcore fan of theirs myself but it was an excellent choice of an act to open with! The crowd were up off their feet, the atmosphere at The 02 Arena looked absolutely phenomenal! Later performances included ‘No Light, No Light’ by Florence and the Machine, ‘Heart Skips a Beat’ by Olly Murs featuring the up and coming Rizzle Kicks, the exceptional Ed Sheeran with ‘Lego House’, Noel Gallagher with ‘AKA…. What a Life!’, the singing sensation Adele with ‘Rolling in the Deep’, Bruno Mars with a rather unique performance of ‘Just the Way You Are’ and Rihanna with a rather messy ‘We Found Love’. Up until that point, I’d say the entertainment was the best it’s been for a number of years now, it’s a shame that Blur came along to close the show and totally ruined it…

The evening also included tributes to two legendary music artists, who sadly passed away within the last year – Amy Winehouse and Whitney Houston. Video tributes were shown towards the talented two, celebrating their contribution to music. Amy sadly passed away last summer at the age of 27, and Whitney Houston just eleven days ago on 11th February 2012, aged 48, shortly before she was due to make an appearance at the 2012 Grammy Awards.

Right, let’s now move onto the nominees and winners for each award given out during the evening. The winner for each award is written at the top of each list below, and we’ve also bolded them for you.

British Male Solo Artist
Ed Sheeran
James Blake
James Morrison
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
Professor Green

British Female Solo Artist
Adele
Florence + the Machine
Jessie J
Kate Bush
Laura Marling

British Breakthrough Act
Ed Sheeran
Anna Calvi
Emeli Sandé
Jessie J
The Vaccines

British Group
Coldplay
Arctic Monkeys
Chase & Status
Elbow
Kasabian

British Single
One Direction: ‘What Makes You Beautiful’
Adele: ‘Someone Like You’
Ed Sheeran: ‘The A Team’
Example: ‘Changed The Way You Kiss Me’
Jessie J feat B.o.B: ‘Price Tag’
JLS feat Dev: ‘She Makes Me Wanna’
Military Wives and Gareth Malone: ‘Wherever You Are’
Olly Murs feat Rizzle Kicks: ‘Heart Skips A Beat’
Pixie Lott: ‘All About Tonight’
The Wanted: ‘Glad You Came’

MasterCard British Album Of The Year
Adele: 21
Coldplay: Mylo Xyloto
Ed Sheeran: +
Florence + the Machine: Ceremonials
PJ Harvey: Let England Shake

International Male Solo Artist
Bruno Mars
Aloe Blacc
Bon Iver
David Guetta
Ryan Adams

International Female Solo Artist
Rihanna
Beyoncé
Bjork
Feist
Lady GaGa

International Group
Foo Fighters
Fleet Foxes
Jay Z and Kanye West
Lady Antebellum
Maroon 5

International Breakthrough Act
Lana Del Rey
Aloe Blacc
Bon Iver
Foster The People
Nicki Minaj

British Producer
Ethan Johns
Paul Epworth
Flood

Critics’ Choice
Emeli Sandé

Outstanding Contribution to Music Award
Blur

So, the awards concluded with Adele winning “Mastercard British Album of the Year”, the star went up onto the stage in accept her award, and mid-speech was cut off by host James Corden who announced that she would have to stop as time was running out. Angrily, Adele directed a rude hand gesture towards the producers of the show. ITV later apologised and Corden seemed relatively upset, revealing that he was against the decision of interrupting the star but was forced to do so by a senior member of the production team.

The evening was then closed with a “mini-concern” from Blur… and how awful was that!? I wondered to myself, “How the heck can they cut off Adele for this rubbish!!” – but they did, and for the final ten minutes of the show, viewers were forced to watch four has-beens attempt to “rock out” on stage.

That’s pretty much everything from The Brit Awards… until next year of course! Did you attend or watch the show on TV? Do you think the right people won? Were you shocked at some of the acts that picked up certain awards? Give us your feedback via the comments system below!

Powered by WPeMatico

Like! (No Ratings Yet)
Comments

Comments are closed.

  • Send a message to the DJ
  • Events Timetable
    MadameJaquackStep On It8:00 PM
  • Upcoming DJs
    Rusted6:00 PM
  • Latest Competitions
    Thread User
    Spot the Difference: PlayStation ~Ends September 30th
    tbl
    Short Story Contest ~Ends September 28th
    Ginoulla
  • Latest Forum Posts
    Thread User
    Global Citizen Live - Views?
    Shannon
    premier leaguee 21/22
    Shannon
    What colour nail varnish are you wearing?
    Shannon
    Bite or lick ice cream?
    Shannon
    What did you last buy - why - and how much was it?
    Shannon
    What's the last thing you ate or drank?
    Shannon
  • Latest Wiki Edits
    Wiki Page User
    Gleaming Luxury Car
    Mynamekyle
    Cherry Tree
    Mynamekyle
    Rainbow Dragon Lamp LTD
    Mynamekyle
    Gold Plated Organ
    Mynamekyle
    Gold Leaf God
    Mynamekyle
    Miss Olympus
    Mynamekyle
  • @Habbox Twitter
    On this day in 2010, Wired was first introduced to Habbo! ⚡ It's rare to see rooms without Wired now, but who reme… https://t.co/YBZ3PcsmAr
    The talent, the hair, the dogs, and did we mention, the TALENT??? This manager has got it ALL! Find out who this to… https://t.co/2mkSbv7ajJ
    A mere 960 Rainbow Drags to track down for HabboxWiki... easy, right? 🔥🐲🔥🐲 If you can help by letting us know what… https://t.co/ItQ47MhMS8
    We're blasting off for a space adventure! Check out our guide to our new badge event, open now! https://t.co/3eAVIfJEYY
  • Latest Badges
  • Latest furni
    Rainbow Dragon Lamp LTD
    8x8 Stack Magic Tile
    4x4 Stack Magic Tile
    6x6 Stack Magic Tile
    hween_c21_mistymountainbg name
    hween_ltd21_pagoda name
    hween_c21_sushi name
    hween_c21_oni name
    hween_c21_pillarcorners name
    hween_c21_shadowkitsune name
    hween_c21_wallset name
    hween_c21_shadowoni name
    hween_c21_kappapond name
    hween_c21_onitriomask name
    clothing_r21_himehair name
    clothing_ghostheadband name
    clothing_nt_spiritfire name
    clothing_nt_ghosthair name
    clothing_r21_ninjaoutfit name
    clothing_ghosthair name
    clothing_spiritfire name
    clothing_nt_ghostheadband name
    clothing_diaelegantcrown name
    clothing_diahermeshat name
    clothing_diaicetiara name
    Fantastic Fairy Dress
    Glittering Fairy Wings
    Fly Agaric Cap