Thursday, February 15, 2007

Brit Awards 2007 update

The Brit Awards was transmitted live (the last time was in 1989) and was hosted by Russell Brand (Big Mouth from the Big Brother show).

It was a grand affair and here are the winners of the British equivalent of the Grammys:

* British Male Solo Artist: James Morrison
* British Female Solo Artist: Amy Winehouse
* British Group: Arctic Monkeys
* MasterCard British Album: Arctic Monkeys
“Whatever people say I am, that’s what I’m not”
* British Single: Take That “Patience”
* British Breakthrough Act: Fratellis
* British Live Act: Muse
* International Male Solo Artist: Justin Timberlake
* International Female Solo Artist: Nelly Furtado
* International Group: The Killers
* International Album :Killers “Sam’s Town”
* International Breakthrough Act: Orson
* Outstanding Contribution to Music: Oasis

The big winners were clearly the Artic Monkeys and The Killers, both indie rock groups.

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