Brit Awards

Op-Eds

At Least the 2019 BRIT Award Nominations Feel Gender-Balanced

Giggs, Jorja Smith and Brockhampton were named among this year's nods, where paint-by-numbers pop stands beside rising innovators.
Lauren O'Neill
1.14.19
Festivals

Stormzy Deserves to Headline Glastonbury

So what if he only has one album? He's evolving, which is important for fans who enjoy seeing their faves level up—and for music in general.
Ryan Bassil
11.16.18
brits 2018

Stormzy Saved the BRIT Awards Last Night

The awards will never be exactly what we want, but wins for Lorde, Dua Lipa, and Kendrick Lamar made 2018 the most in-touch BRITs in a while.
Lauren O'Neill
2.22.18
Noisey News

The Brit Awards Got Its Critics' Choice Shortlist Right This Year

Mabel, Stefflon Don, and Jorja Smith? Music to my ears.
Lauren O'Neill
11.29.17
Grammys 2017

David Bowie Has Now Won More Grammys Posthumously Than He Did Alive

He was honored five times at last night's ceremony.
Noisey Staff
2.13.17
Noisey News

Five Hot Takes on This Year's Woke BRITs™ Nominations

All you need to get you through any and all BRITs chat.
Lauren O'Neill
1.16.17
thump news

Anohni, Craig David, and Calvin Harris Score BRIT Award Nominations

Voting for the BRIT Awards is now open.
Britt Julious
1.14.17
Op-Ed

Little Simz Is Pioneering UK Rap, So Why Won’t the Industry Support Her?

Just because an artist refuses to fit into the prescribed notions of what a British act sounds like, doesn’t mean our award systems should ignore her.
Daisy Jones
12.1.16
Holy Shit

Our Boy Drake Went on a Great Big British Night Out Last Night

He graced the Brits stage with Rihanna, then jumped straight into a taxi with the Section Boyz and Skepta in Shoreditch. Come watch the footage.
Emma Garland
2.25.16
The Brit Awards 2016

The Brit Awards 2016 Was Defined More by the Artists Who Weren’t There Than Those Who Were

It wasn't just UK rap and grime missing last night, it was a whole cross section of British youth culture.
Joe Zadeh
2.25.16
live blog

LIVE BLOG: Aphex Twin's Big Night Out at the Brits

From the red carpet to Alan Carr, here's everything that happened when Richard D James hit the Brits!
Josh Baines & Angus Harrison
2.25.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Rihanna Perform "Consideration" with SZA and "Work" with Drake at the BRIT Awards

Live from the biggest night in British music, the single performance you care about most.
Kyle Kramer
2.24.16
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