Adele - Adele Set To Repeat Grammys Success At Brit Awards

Following on from her phenomenal success at this year's Grammys awards, Adele looks set for a repeat performance at tonight's Brit awards. On February 12, 2012, Adele walked away from the Grammy awards with an impressive armful of gongs - six in total. In doing so, she equalled Beyonce's record for the total number of Grammys won by a female artist in one night.
At tonight's awards, Adele is expected to take home the Best Female Solo Artist award, for starters. She faces competition from Jessie J, Florence And The Machine, Laura Marling and Kate Bush. Although the other four nominees are strong contenders for the title, it is almost impossible to argue that any of them have equalled the influence that Adele has exerted over the charts, both in the UK and Stateside. Equally, her album, 21 is widely predicted to take home the Album of the Year award, over Ed Sheeran, Florence And The Machine and fellow Grammys performers Coldplay. Pj Harvey's critically-lauded album Let England Shake is also included in that category. In 2011, Pj Harvey became the first artist to win the Mercury Music Prize twice and her album topped many music critics' end of year lists. However, Adele's 21 would still seem to be the obvious choice, from a commercial standpoint.
The category for the best British Single would appear to be more of a level playing field, with 10 nominees included. Jessie J's 'Price Tag' is one of those, as is Ed Sheeran's 'The A Team.' Although Ed Sheeran has made a big impact on the charts and has been included in four categories, it is unlikely that the influence of Adele's 'Someone Like You' will be denied at tonight's ceremony.


Tags: Adele - Beyonce Knowles - Jessie J - Florence and the Machine - Laura Marling - Kate Bush - Ed Sheeran - Coldplay - PJ Harvey


More Adele

Ariana Grande And Iggy Azalea Are Conquering The World, One Billboard Record At A Time

Everything is coming up Ariana Grande these days, including a record that hasn’t been topped since 2012. Ariana currently has three songs in the Billboard...

One Direction Named Britain’s Best Selling Musical Export For 2013

It looks as if One Direction are now officially Britain’s biggest pop act, after the boy band were named 2013’s best selling artist. The band’s...

Mysterious Tweet Confirms Adele's '25', Plus 2015 Tour

Adele is reportedly preparing her third album - titled 25 - and will head out on an extensive tour in 2015. The World Music Awards...

So What Do We Know About Adele’s New Album?

It’s been two years since Adele released ‘Skyfall’ and frankly the music business misses her. But rumour has it, the singer could be about to...


"Unacceptable" Terms Of YouTube's Music Service Could Spell Mass Exodus For Indie Labels

Videos from independent music labels could start disappearing from YouTube in the coming weeks, as the website has reached an impasse in the negotiations with...

Adele & Arctic Monkeys' Music Videos Face YouTube Removal If Labels Refuse Terms

Hundreds of music videos will be removed from YouTube if the artists' record labels do not sign up to the sites new subscription service. Music...

Ed Sheeran Received Sage Advice From Fairy Godfather-like Pharrell

With his sophomore album, X, Ed Sheeran is taking a whole new musical direction and he couldn’t have found a better advisor than Pharrell Williams....

Jack White Apologises For Black Keys & Meg White Rolling Stone Comments

Jack White, the former frontman of The White Stripes, has apologised for the seemingly insensitive comments he made in an interview with Rolling Stone magazine....



Adele Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Adele

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All