Brit Awards 2013: The Winners

Emeli Sande and Ben Howard are this year’s big winners, with two gongs each.

It’s that time of year again! As we type, the winners of The BRIT Awards are just about to be announced in a ceremony at London’s O2 Arena, and we’ll be updating this very page throughout the evening with all the latest news.

Whilst the bookies’ favourites include Mumford & Sons, Emeli Sandé and Ben Howard, the full list of nominees features the likes of Alt-J, The xx, Jessie Ware, Bat For Lashes and Jack White, so it could be an interesting night.

There will also be performances from Muse, who are opening proceedings, Robbie Williams, Emeli Sandé, Mumford & Sons, Ben Howard, Taylor Swift, One Direction and Justin Timberlake.

UPDATE: And that’s it for another year. Emeli Sande and Ben Howard are 2013’s big winners, with two gongs each. Here’s the full rundown.

Best British Female
Emeli Sandé - WINNER
Paloma Faith
Bat For Lashes
Jessie Ware
Amy Winehouse

Best British Group
Mumford and Sons - WINNER
The xx
One Direction

Best British Breakthrough
Jake Bugg
Jessie Ware
Ben Howard - WINNER
Rita Ora

Best British Male
Calvin Harris
Plan B
Richard Hawley
Olly Murs
Ben Howard - WINNER

Best International Female
Alicia Keys
Cat Power
Lana Del Rey - WINNER
Taylor Swift

Best Live Act
Mumford and Sons
Coldplay - WINNER
The Vaccines
The Rolling Stones

Best British Single
Adele - ‘Skyfall’ - WINNER
Alex Clare - ‘Too Close’
Coldplay and Rihanna - ‘Princess of China’
DJ Fresh feat. Rita Ora - ‘Hot Right Now’
Emeli Sandé - ‘Next To Me’
Florence + the Machine - ‘Spectrum’
James Arthur - ‘Impossible’
Jessie J - ‘Domino’
Rizzle Kicks - ‘Mama Do the Hump’
Labrinth and Emeli Sandé - ‘Beneath Your Beautiful’
Robbie Williams - ‘Candy’
Olly Murs feat. Flo Rida - ‘Troublemaker’
Rita Ora feat. Tine Tempah - ‘RIP’
Stooshe - ‘Black Heart’
Rudimental feat. John Newman - ‘Feel the Love’

Best International Group
The Black Keys - WINNER
The Script
Alabama Shakes
The Killers

Best International Male
Jack White
Michael Bublé
Frank Ocean - WINNER
Bruce Springsteen

Mastercard British Album of the Year
Alt-J - An Awesome Wave
Emeli Sandé - Our Version of Events - WINNER
Paloma Faith - Fall To Grace
Plan B - iLL Manors
Mumford and Sons - Babel