BRIT Awards 2017: Full list of nominations

Emma Willis and Dermot O'Leary are hosting the event

The red carpet has been rolled out for the biggest event in the British music calendar!

The BRIT Awards take place tonight at the O2 Arena with David Bowie up for two posthumous awards, while Little Mix and Skepta are leading the way with three nods apiece! The awards will also pay tribute to music icon and former Wham! star George Michael, organisers have announced.

A host of international names from the world of music will also take to the stage during the ceremony, including US pop princess Katy Perry, who last appeared at the awards in 2014.

Ed Sheeran, Robbie Williams and Bruno Mars are also due to perform while Indie-pop group The 1975, Little Mix, grime artist Skepta and soul singer Emeli Sande complete the line-up.

Take That's Howard Donald welcomes baby boy

A huge congratulations to Take That's Howard Donald who has announced the birth of his son, Dougie Bear Donald.

The 48-year-old singer took to Twitter to share the happy news and the baby's adorable name just hours after the birth on Tuesday!

Dougie is Donald's second child with wife Katie Halil, who gave birth to Bowie Taylan Donald last January.

He already has two daughters, Grace and Lola, from a previous relationship.