Brit Awards 2021: Who are the nominees?

Dua Lipa, Jessie Ware, J Hus and Headie One are among the nominees for this year’s Brit Awards.

There will be an audience of 4,000 people at this year’s event, hosted by comedian Jack Whitehall, as part of the Government’s live events pilot scheme.

Brit Awards 2019 – Show – London
Dua Lipa at the Brit Awards in 2019 (Victoria Jones/PA)

Here is a full list of all the nominees:

– Female solo artist

Arlo Parks
Dua Lipa
Jessie Ware
Lianne la Havas

– Male solo artist

AJ Tracey
Headie One
J Hus
Joel Corry

Q Awards 2019 – London
Biffy Clyro (Ian West/PA)

– British group

Biffy Clyro
Little Mix
The 1975
Young T & Bugsey

– Breakthrough artist

Arlo Parks
Joel Corry
Young T & Bugsey

– British single

Don’t Need Love – 220 Kid and Gracey
Rain – Aitch and AJ Tracey featuring Tay Keith
Physical – Dua Lipa
Watermelon Sugar – Harry Styles
Ain’t It Different – Headie One featuring AJ Tracey and Stormzy
Head & Heart – Joel Corry featuring MNEK
Lighter – Nathan Dawe featuring KSI
Secrets – Regard and Raye
Rover – S1mba featuring DTG
Don’t Rush – Young T & Bugsey featuring Headie One.

Graham Norton Show – London
Arlo Parks (Matt Crossick/PA)

– Album

Collapsed In Sunbeams – Arlo Parks
Not Your Muse – Celeste
Future Nostalgia – Dua Lipa
Big Conspiracy – J Hus
What’s Your Pleasure? – Jessie Ware

– International female solo artist

Ariana Grande
Billie Eilish
Cardi B
Miley Cyrus
Taylor Swift

– International male solo artist

Bruce Springsteen
Burna Boy
Childish Gambino
Tame Impala
The Weeknd

– International group

Fontaines DC
Foo Fighters
Run The Jewels

– Brits Rising Star (Winner previously announced)


– This year, the Brit Awards will take place on May 11 after being postponed from February due to coronavirus restrictions.