By Elizabeth Kazibure, Masuma Begum
Many artists were put up for nomination in for a BRIT award in various categories such as critics choice, global success award and the British singles award. Only a few artists went away with a prized award.
Each year the Brits award celebrates British talent and welcomes American artists with open arms.
Here is a full list of the BRIT Awards 2016 winners:
Brit Critic’s Choice Award – Jack Garratt
Brit Award for British Single – Adele for ‘Hello’
Brit Award for British Breakthrough Act – Catfish And The Bottlemen
Brit British Female Solo Artist Award – Adele
Brit Award for British Group – Coldplay
British Male Solo Artist – James Bay
Brit International Female Solo Artist Award – Björk
MasterCard British Album of the Year – 25 by Adele
Brit Award for British Video – “Drag me down” by One Direction
Brit Award for International Male Solo Artist – Justin Bieber
Brit Award for International Group – Tame Impala
Global Success Award – Adele
Best Producer – Charlie Andrew
The highlight of the show was the tribute of David Bowie, and his successfulness in music. Many appreciated the Brits for admiring his work. Lorde took to the stage to perform one of his hits. Lorde performed, Bowie’s 1971 single Life on Mars.