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Brit Awards 2008

By Krikor K.

They took place on Wednesday 20 February 2008 at the Earls Court Exhibition Centre in London. This was the 28th edition of the Brit Awards. Brit Awards is one of the biggest annual pop music awards in United Kingdom. The ceremony was hosted by the Osbourne family, meaning Sharon, Ozzy, Kelly and Jack Osbourne, with backstage footage by Fearne Cotton. Mika, Leona Lewis, Rihanna, Kylie Minogue, Beth Ditto, Amy Winehouse, Kaiser Chiefs, Mark Ronson, Adele, Daniel Merriweather, Sir Paul McCartney, Klaxons were the artists who performed on the awards.

And the winners are :

1. British Male Solo Artist : Mark Ronson
2. British Female Solo Artist : Kate Nash

3. British Group : Arctic Monkeys

4. Mastercard British Award : Arctic Monkeys fo
r the album "Favourite Worst Nightmare"
5. British Single Shortlist : Take That for the single "Shine"
6. British Breakthrough Artist : Mika

7. British Live Act : Take That

8. International Male Solo Artist : Kanye Wes
9. International Female Solo Artist : Kylie Minogu
10. International Group : Foo Fighters

11. International Album : Foo Fighters for the
album "Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace"
12. Critic's Choice : Adele
13. Outstanding Contribution to Music : Sir Paul McCartney

Needless to say that Leona Lewis was nominated in many of the categories but she didn't win any of the awards... Weird.

You can watch some photos from the event below :

The Osbournes who were the hosts of the evening


Beth Ditto & Mika


Kaiser Chiefs


Kylie Minogue

Leona Lewis

Mark Ronson

Mark Ronson & Amy Winehouse


Sir Paul McCartney

Take That


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