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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Ed Sheeran
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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

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    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

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    Dua Lipa (WINNER)

    Dave

    J Hus

    
Loyle Carner


    Sampha

  • British Female Solo Artist

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    Dua Lipa (WINNER) 

    
Jessie Ware


    Kate Tempest

    
Laura Marling

    
Paloma Faith

  • British Male Solo Artist

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    Stormzy (WINNER) 

    Ed Sheeran

    
Liam Gallagher


    Loyle Carner


    Rag'N'Bone Man


     

  • British Group

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    Gorillaz
 (WINNER)

    London Grammar

    
Royal Blood


    Wolf Alice


    The xx

  • British Album of the Year

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    Stormzy, Gang Signs & Prayer (WINNER)

    Dua Lipa, Dua Lipa

    
Ed Sheeran, ÷

    
J Hus, Common Sense

    
Rag'n'Bone Man, Human

     

  • British Single

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    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

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    Lorde (WINNER)

    Alicia Keys


    Bjork

    
Pink


    Taylor Swift

  • International Male Solo Artist

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    Kendrick Lamar (WINNER)

    Beck


    Childish Gambino


    DJ Khaled


    Drake