Brit Awards 2016: Most Surprising Winners Ever, Including Duffy, Steps And One Direction (PICS)

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The Brit Awards are here again, honouring the biggest names in the music industry, including both homegrown talent and overseas artists who’ve made a splash.


However, while musical greats like Elton John, David Bowie, Madonna and Amy Winehouse all have Brit Awards to their name, looking through the Brits hall of fame it’s surprising to see how many unexpected stars have also bagged prizes.

And, more to the point, how many bigger names have lost out to stars who ultimately didn’t exactly stand the test of time.

After having a quick look through the vaults, we’ve chosen 14 of the most bizarre, unexpected and unlikely Brit Awards winners from ceremonies gone by…