The men and women walked the Brits red carpet this evening, before taking their seats for the show. Geri Halliwell and Mel B accepted the Spice Girls' award for Most Memorable Performance of 30 Years (when Geri wore that dress), while Liam Gallagher threw Oasis' gong for Album of 30 Years into the audience! Dizzee Rascal was delighted to get his first ever Brit for Male Solo Artist, and Jay-Z received the International equivalent before his awesome performance with Alicia Keys. Dizzee's duet partner Florence Welch won British Album.
JLS won British Single and were named Breakthrough Act, while Lady GaGa received the International version after her tribute to Alexander McQueen. GaGa also won International Album plus International Female Solo Artist, and Lily Allen got the British equivalent (her first Brit), which she collected in an orange wig! Ellie Goulding was the Critics' Choice, Kasabian were British Group, and Robbie Williams was hounoured for his Outstanding Contribution.
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BRITISH MALE SOLO ARTIST
BRITISH FEMALE SOLO ARTIST
BRITISH BREAKTHROUGH ACT
MasterCard BRITISH ALBUM
Florence & the Machine Lungs
JLS "Beat Again"
BRITs MOST MEMORABLE PERFORMANCE OF 30 YEARS
Spice Girls "Wannabe/Who Do You Think You Are" (1997)
BRITs ALBUM OF 30 YEARS
Oasis What's the Story Morning Glory
INTERNATIONAL MALE SOLO ARTIST
INTERNATIONAL FEMALE SOLO ARTIST
INTERNATIONAL BREAKTHROUGH ACT
Lady GaGa The Fame
CRITICS' CHOICE AWARD
OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO MUSIC
Images include: Dizzee Rascal, Mel B, Geri Halliwell, Ellie Goulding, Craig David, Sam Fox, Florence Welch, Lady GaGa, Kasabian, Lily Allen, Jonathan Ross