Sam Smith leads the charge with five Brit Award nominations.
The Brit Awards 2015 nominations are in and it's Sam Smith who leads the charge with five nominations. The Cambridge-born singer is nominated for British Male Solo Artist, British Single, British Artist Video of the Year, British Breakthrough Act and the highly prestigious MasterCard British Album of the Year. Others in this category include Ed Sheeran, Alt-J, George Ezra and Royal Blood.
In the British Female Solo Artist section Robert Pattinson's girlfriend, FKA Twigs, is up against Paloma Faith, Jessie Ware, Lily Allen and Ella Henderson.
Have a gander below at the full Brit Awards 2015 nominations list:
British male solo artist Damon Albarn Ed Sheeran George Ezra Paolo Nutini Sam Smith
British female solo artist Ella Henderson FKA Twigs Jessie Ware Lily Allen Paloma Faith
British group Alt-J Clean Bandit Coldplay One Direction Royal Blood
British breakthrough act Chvrches FKA Twigs George Ezra Royal Blood Sam Smith
Critics' Choice James Bay (Winner) George the Poet Years & Years
British single Calvin Harris - Summer Clean Bandit ft Jess Glynne - Rather Be Duke Dumont ft Jax Jones - I Got U Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud Ella Henderson - Ghost George Ezra - Budapest Mark Ronson ft Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk Route 94 ft Jess Glynne - My Love Sam Smith - Stay With Me Sigma - Nobody to Love
British album of the year Alt-J - This Is All Yours Ed Sheeran - X George Ezra - Wanted On Voyage Royal Blood - Royal Blood Sam Smith - In The Lonely Hour
British producer of the year Alison Goldfrapp & Will Gregory Flood Jake Gosling Paul Epworth
British artist video of the year Calvin Harris - Summer Charli XCX - Boom Clap Duke Dumont ft Jax Jones - I Got U Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud Mark Ronson ft Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk One Direction - You and I Rita Ora - I Will Never Let You Down Route 94 ft Jess Glynne - My Love Sam Smith - Stay With Me Sigma - Nobody to Love
International male solo artist Beck Hozier Jack White John Legend Pharrell Williams
International female solo artist Beyoncé Lana Del Rey Sia St Vincent Taylor Swift
International group 5 Seconds of Summer The Black Keys First Aid Kit Foo Fighters The War On Drugs
The BRIT Awards 2015 with MasterCard take place on Wednesday 25 February at The O2 and will be exclusively broadcast on ITV.
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