by James PHEBY
Dua Lipa, The 1975 and also George Ezra are several of the heavyweights trying rewards at British popular song’s yearly event on Wednesday, with United States vocalist Pink likewise readied to be honoured.
The 39 th yearly Brit Awards at London’s O2 Arena will certainly acknowledge Britain’s leading ability of 2018, as well as likewise include online efficiencies from Hollywood A-lister Hugh Jackman and also Pink.
Top candidates for the Brit Awards 2019
The sought after Best Album of the Year Award will certainly be battled out in between pop rockers The 1975, climbing celebrity Anne-Marie, Florence + The Machine, indie vocalist George Ezra and also Grammy-nominated queen Jorja Smith.
Electro-stars Clean Bandit are up for 2 honors for their cooperation with United States starlet/ vocalist Demi Lovato while Dua Lipa, the 23- year-old celebrity of in 2015’s program, is up for 4 rewards and also will certainly do with hit manufacturer Calvin Harris throughout the flashy event.
Anne-Marie, that fired to popularity as the singer on Clean Bandit’s around the world hit Rockabye, is chosen for 4 honors, consisting of for the Britney
Baritone vocalist George Ezra will certainly likewise do online, and also might leave with 3 honors, consisting of Best British Male Solo Artist.
He is up versus garage leader Craig David, seasoned progressive techno manufacturer Aphex Twin and also spirit vocalist Sam Smith.
The British Group honor pits indie heavyweights Gorillaz and also Arctic Monkeys versus each various other, with the latter’s May cd Tranquility Base Hotel & & Casinogaining acclaims for its speculative instructions.
Three groups acknowledge international musicians, with hip-hop titans Eminem, Drake and also The Carters all up for honors, in addition to Ariana Grande and also French celebrity Christine and also the Queens.
Most renowned minutes at the Brits
The Brit Awards have actually acknowledged the lotion of British popular song because they were initially kept in 1977, and also have actually commonly been peppered with detraction and also farce.
The 1989 Brits are best kept in mind for the shambolic presenting abilities of version Samantha Fox and also Fleetwood Mac’s Mick Fleetwood and also an amusing collection of accidents.
Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker stormed the phase in objection while Michael Jackson carried out bordered by kids in 1996.
In 1998, Chumbawamba singer Danbert Nobacon discarded a container of cold water over after that deputy head of state John Prescott.
And Madonna experienced whiplash injuries at the 2015 version when she diminished the phase putting on a gigantic cape and also bordered by professional dancers putting on bondage-style outfits and also horns on their heads.
Watch the Brit Awards live stream from South Africa
If you’re wishing to capture the event from right here in South Africa, you’re in good luck. BBC Brit (DSTV network 120) will certainly be relaying the occasion live from 22: 00– it might be a late evening if you’ve obtained job the following day. The program isn’t anticipated to complete till 00:30
Can’t reach a TELEVISION? You’re in good luck– the entire occasion is mosting likely to be relayed reside on YouTube by the Brit Awards’ very own network. Just how ace is that? You can enjoy that video clip right below, today. Appreciate!