Brit Awards 2013 – Live Blog!


Welcome one, welcome all to the 2013 Brit Awards! Live from the O2 Arena! In London! Next to the river! And the cable car! I’ve already stepped onto the red carpet so you don’t have to – selfless I’m sure you’ll agree – and have been flitting about the venue all day long, soaking up the atmosphere and star-spotting fairly unsuccessfully. But I have touched those giant images of the Damien Hirst-designed new awards that look like they’ve got jaunty chickenpox; and I have marvelled at the spectacle of the Brit Awards that have had me hooked since I was 11 years old. I’m excited, you should be excited, so stop back here from 7.30 tonight for live coverage of the red carpet and the awards, set to feature live performances from the likes of Justin Timberlake, One Direction and Robbie Williams. Scream now…
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Retro Special: The Brit Awards 2009 – Live Blog!


Just under a month since the nominations were announced, tonight sees the annual knees-up for the British Record Industry with Coldplay and Duffy leading the way with four nominations a piece. But as we all know, the Brits is not really about who wins what – the night really belongs to who’s wearing what, who blurts out sweary words and who drinks far too much fizzy wine causing them to fall on top of host Kylie Minogue, snapping her in two. If you want to get involved, email your thoughts and we’ll try to mix them into our word blender…
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