Dua Lipa, Arlo Parks and Celeste are leading the BRIT Awards stars with three nods each after the nominees were announced on Wednesday afternoon.

The three artists are all nominated for Female Solo Artist and Mastercard Album, with Dua Lipa also in the running for British Single, while Arlo Parks and Celeste feature in the shortlist for Breakthrough Artist.

The nominations for this year’s awards were revealed via an exclusive launch across the awards’ social channels by Radio One star Nick Grimshaw and this year’s BRITs Rising Star winner Griff, who virtually took fans through the nine shortlists.

Congrats! Dua Lipa, Arlo Parks and Celeste are leading the BRIT Awards nominations with three nods each after the nominees were announced on Wednesday afternoon

Congrats! Dua Lipa, Arlo Parks and Celeste are leading the BRIT Awards nominations with three nods each after the nominees were announced on Wednesday afternoon

Congrats! Dua Lipa, Arlo Parks and Celeste are leading the BRIT Awards nominations with three nods each after the nominees were announced on Wednesday afternoon

The show will be held on May 11 at The O2 arena in London, broadcast on ITV and ITV Hub, and hosted by Jack Whitehall. 

Brit female and double nominee for 2021 Jessie Ware is up for Mastercard Album as well as Female Solo Artist which, along with Dua, Arlo and Celeste, also sees Lianne La Havas up for the title.

Many of the stars who have already been announced took to social media to celebrate their success by sharing pictures of the cards listing their nominations.

Buzzing: The three artists are all nominated for Female Solo Artist and Mastercard Album, with Dua Lipa also in the running for British Single

Buzzing: The three artists are all nominated for Female Solo Artist and Mastercard Album, with Dua Lipa also in the running for British Single

Buzzing: The three artists are all nominated for Female Solo Artist and Mastercard Album, with Dua Lipa also in the running for British Single

Dua, Jessie and Arlo Parks all shared their happy news on Instagram. 

Flying the flag for British rap with three nominations are Young T & Bugsey, who are nominated for British Single and Breakthrough Artist, and will face The 1975, Little Mix, Bicep (also in Breakthrough Artist) and Biffy Clyro in the British Group category.

AJ Tracey is shortlisted twice; one nod in the British Single category, and a second for Male Solo Artist, along with Yungblud, Joel Corry, J Hus and Headie One. 

J Hus earns a second nomination in Mastercard Album, whilst Headie One also features in the shortlist for British Single. 

Along with Male Solo Artist, Joel Corry receives two more nominations, for Breakthrough Artist and British Single, bringing his tally up to three in total.

Wow! Many of the stars who have already been announced took to social media to celebrate their success by sharing pictures of the cards listing their nominations

Wow! Many of the stars who have already been announced took to social media to celebrate their success by sharing pictures of the cards listing their nominations

Wow! Many of the stars who have already been announced took to social media to celebrate their success by sharing pictures of the cards listing their nominations

The British Single category also sees Aitch up for his second BRIT, having last year been nominated for Best New Artist. 

Dance & electronic acts 220 Kid, Nathan Dawes and Regard also get a look in this shortlist, as does Harry Styles, whose performance at the 2020 show was one of the evening’s highlights.

The international categories see new and returning artists alike; nominated for their first ever BRIT in International Group are BTS, Run the Jewels and Fontaines D.C., alongside Foo Fighters, who have won this category four times previously and Haim, who have been nominated twice before.

International Female as ever showcases incredibly multi-talented and creative women, with Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish, Cardi B, Miley Cyrus and Taylor Swift all shortlisted – Miley receives her debut BRIT nomination this year.

Big news! Dua has been nominated for three nominations in total

Big news! Dua has been nominated for three nominations in total

Big news! Dua has been nominated for three nominations in total

Joyful: She shared the happy news with her followers on Instagram

Joyful: She shared the happy news with her followers on Instagram

Joyful: She shared the happy news with her followers on Instagram

The BRITs welcomes The Weeknd into the category for this year’s International Male, having been nominated twice before, plus Childish Gambino, Tame Impala, Burna Boy (who appeared at the 2020 BRITs as part of Stormzy’s performance) and Bruce Springsteen, marking his 11th BRIT nomination.

Earlier this month, The BRITs announced the winner of this year’s Rising Star supported by BBC Radio 1 award as Griff, who joins an illustrious list of artist alumni such as Adele, Florence + The Machine, Sam Smith, Ellie Goulding and Celeste who were all identified through this award (previously known as Critics’ Choice) as the future stars of British music. Griff will perform at The BRITs in May. 

BRIT AWARD NOMINATIONS 2021 

 FEMALE SOLO ARTIST 

ARLO PARKS

CELESTE 

DUA LIPA 

JESSIE WARE 

 LIANNE LA HAVAS

MALE SOLO ARTIST 

AJ TRACEY

HEADIE ONE 

J HUS 

JOEL CORRY 

YUNGBLUD

BRITISH GROUP 

BICEP

BIFFY CLYRO 

LITTLE MIX 

THE 1975 

 YOUNG T & BUGSEY

BRITs RISING STAR 

GRIFF WARNER (Winner

PA SALIEU

RINA SAWAYAMA 

MASTERCARD ALBUM 

ARLO PARKS COLLAPSED IN SUNBEAMS 

CELESTE NOT YOUR MUSE 

DUA LIPA FUTURE NOSTALGIA 

J HUS BIG CONSPIRACY

JESSIE WARE WHAT’S YOUR PLEASURE? 

INTERNATIONAL GROUP

BTS 

 D.C. PARTISAN 

FOO FIGHTERS 

HAIM POLYDOR,

RUN THE JEWELS

BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST 

ARLO PARKS 

BICEP 

CELESTE 

JOEL CORRY 

YOUNG T & BUGSEY

BRITISH SINGLE

 220 KID & GRACEY DON’T NEED LOVE

 AITCH & AJ TRACEY FT TAY KEITH RAIN 

 DUA LIPA PHYSICAL

HARRY STYLES WATERMELON SUGAR 

HEADIE ONE FT AJ TRACEY & STORMZY AIN’T IT DIFFERENT 

JOEL CORRY FT MNEK HEAD & HEART

NATHAN DAWE FT KSI LIGHTER

REGARD & RAYE SECRETS 

S1MBA FT DTG ROVER PARLOPHONE 

YOUNG T & BUGSEY FT HEADIE ONE DON’T RUSH

INTERNATIONAL FEMALE SOLO ARTIST 

ARIANA GRANDE

BILLIE EILISH 

CARDI B

MILEY CYRUS 

TAYLOR SWIFT 

INTERNATIONAL MALE SOLO ARTIST 

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN  

BURNA BOY 

CHILDISH GAMBINO 

TAME IMPALA FICTION

THE WEEKND

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Source: Daily Mail

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