12/01/2012 13:01 GMT | Updated 17/02/2012 09:25 GMT

Brit Nominations: List In Full - Ed Sheeran, Adele Lead Nominees

Ed Sheeran leads the nominees' list for the Brit Awards, to be held at the O2 Arena on Tuesday 21 February.

He has four nominations - with both Adele and Jessie J given the nod in three of the categories.

Coldplay and Florence and the Machine each have two nominations.

Here is the Nominations List in full:

British Male Solo Artist

Ed Sheeran

James Blake

James Morrison

Noel Gallagher High Flying Birds

Professor Green

British Female Solo Artist


Florence and the Machine

Jessie J

Kate Bush

Laura Marling

British Breakthrough Act

(Top 5 selected by Voting Academy, category promoted by Radio 1)

Anna Calvi

Ed Sheeran

Emeli Sande

Jessie J

The Vaccines

British Group

(Top 5 selected by Voting Academy, promoted by Radio 2)

Arctic Monkeys

Chase & Status




British Single

(Top 10 Single - based on commercial radio airplay and sales on calendar year)

Adele - Someone Like You

Ed Sheeran - A Team

Example - Changed the Way You Kiss Me

Jessie J featuring VOB - Price Tag

JLS featuring Dev - She Makes Me Wanna

Military Wives/Gareth Malone - Wherever You Are

Olly Murs featuring Rizzle Kicks - Heart Skips A Beat

One Direction - What Makes You Beautiful

Pixie Lott - All About Tonight

The Wanted - Glad you Came?

Mastercard British Album of the Year

(Sponsored by ITV Daybreak and The Sun's Bizaare column)

Adele - 21

Coldplay - Mylo Xyloto

Ed Sheeran - +,

Florence and the Machine - Ceremonials

P J Harvey - Let England Shake

International Male Solo Artist

Aloe Blacc

Bon Iver

Bruno Mars

David Guetta

Ryan Adams

International Female Solo Artist




Lady Gaga


International Group

Fleet Foxes

Foo Fighters

Jay-Z and Kanye West

Lady Antebellum

Maroon 5

International Breakthrough Act

Aloe Blacc

Bon Iver

Foster The People

Lana Del Rey

Nicki Minaj

British Producer

Paul Epworth


Ethan Johns

Already announced:

Outstanding Contribution Award - Blur

Critics Choice Award - Emeli Sande