Emeli Sande in gets two Ivor Novello nominations

Emeli Sande looks set to continue her recent string of success with two prestigious songwriting awards nominations.

The singer, who performed at the Olympics ceremonies last year, could pick up a pair of Ivor Novello awards.

Emeli Sande has been nominated for two Ivor Novello awards Credit: Ian West/PA Wire

Her track, Next To Me, is in the running to be named best song musically, and is also shortlisted for most performed work.

The annual awards which are in their 58th year are highly prized because they are voted for by songwriters and composers.