Brit Awards: Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran Lead Nominations

4:59 PM 1/13/2018

by Ashley Iasimone, Billboard

Taylor Swift was also nominated for international female solo artist and for British artist video of the year alongside ZAYN for "I Don't Wanna Live Forever."

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The nominees for the 2018 Brit Awards were announced Saturday, with Dua Lipa and Ed Sheeran receiving several mentions each.

Lipa is up for five awards — British breakthrough artist, British female solo artist, British album of the year, British single and British artist video of the year — while Sheeran was nominated for four: British male solo artist, British album of the year, British single and British artist video of the year.

Besides being the leading nominees, both are set to perform at this year's Brits, joining a lineup that also includes Sam Smith, Stormzy and Foo Fighters. The 2018 Brit Awards are set to be held Feb. 21 at London’s O2 Arena.

See the full list of 2018 Brit Awards nominees below.

  • British Artist Video of the Year

    Harry Styles, "Sign of the Times" (WINNER) 

    Anne-Marie, "Ciao Adios"

    ?Calvin Harris Feat. Pharrell Williams/Katy Perry/Big Sean, "Feels"

    Clean Bandit Feat. Zara Larsson, "Symphony"

    Dua Lipa, "New Rules""

    Ed Sheeran, "Shape of You"

    Jonas Blue Feat. William Singe, "Mama"

    ?Liam Payne Feat. Quavo, "Strip That Down"

    ?Little Mix, "Touch"

    ZAYN and Taylor Swift, "I Don't Wanna Live Forever"

  • British Breakthrough Act

    Dua Lipa (WINNER)

    Dave

    J Hus

    ?Loyle Carner?

    Sampha

  • British Female Solo Artist

    Dua Lipa (WINNER) 

    ?Jessie Ware?

    Kate Tempest

    ?Laura Marling

    ?Paloma Faith

  • British Male Solo Artist

    Stormzy (WINNER) 

    Ed Sheeran

    ?Liam Gallagher?

    Loyle Carner?

    Rag'N'Bone Man?

     

  • British Group

    Gorillaz? (WINNER)

    London Grammar

    ?Royal Blood?

    Wolf Alice?

    The xx

  • British Album of the Year

    StormzyGang Signs & Prayer (WINNER)

    Dua LipaDua Lipa

    ?Ed Sheeran÷

    ?J Hus, Common Sense

    ?Rag'n'Bone Man, Human?

     

  • British Single

    Rag'n'Bone Man, "Human" (WINNER)

    Calvin Harris Feat. Pharrell Williams/Katy Perry/Big Sean, "Feels"

    ?Clean Bandit Feat. Zara Larsson, "Symphony"

    ?Dua Lipa, "New Rules"

    Ed Sheeran, "Shape of You"

    J Hus, "Did You See"

    Jax Jones Feat. Raye, "You Don't Know Me"

    Jonas Blue Feat. William Singe, "Mama"

    ?Liam Payne Feat. Quavo, "Strip That Down"

    Little Mix, "Touch"

     

  • International Group

    Foo Fighters (WINNER)

    Arcade Fire

    ?Haim

    ?The Killers?

    LCD Soundsystem

  • International Female Solo Artist

    Lorde (WINNER)

    Alicia Keys?

    Bjork

    ?Pink?

    Taylor Swift

  • International Male Solo Artist

    Kendrick Lamar (WINNER)

    Beck?

    Childish Gambino?

    DJ Khaled?

    Drake