By Dan Lane
Adele and Ed Sheeran were the big winners at last night’s (Tuesday, February 21) BRIT Awards with MasterCard, walking away with two awards each.
Ed Sheeran, who was nominated for four awards, won British Male Solo Artist and British Breakthrough Act, while Adele scored the British Female Solo Artist award and the MasterCard British Album Of The Year award for 21.
Other notable winners included Coldplay (British Group), One Direction (British Single for What Makes You Beautiful), Rihanna (International Female Solo Artist), Emeli Sande (Critics' Choice) and Blur who were honoured with the Outstanding Contribution To Music award.
The BRITs took place at London’s O2 Arena and were broadcast live on ITV2.
The full list of winners is as follows:
British Male Solo Artist
British Female Solo Artist
British Breakthrough Act
One Direction - What Makes You Beautiful
International Male Solo Artist
International Female Solo Artist
Rihanna International Group
International Breakthrough Act
Lana Del Rey
MasterCard British Album Of The Year
Adele - 21
Outstanding Contribution To Music