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Ed Sheeran 'speechless' over Brits win

Ed Sheeran has tweeted that he was "speechless" after picking up two awards at the Brit Awards.

He also paid tribute to George Ezra, calling him a "career artist" and congratulated Sam Smith and Taylor Swift for their awards.


Sam Smith bags British Breakthrough Act prize

Sam Smith has taken home the Brit for British Breakthrough Act - the award the singer said he wanted the most.


Taylor Swift 'way too excited' for first Brit Award

Winner Taylor Swift said she was "way too excited" to be honoured with her first ever Brit Award for International Female Solo Artist.

Speaking after accepting her trophy, the global pop superstar said the gong had cemented her eight-year "love affair" with the UK.

Kanye West's Brits performance muted constantly

  • By Cheryl Smith: ITV News

Kanye West's live performance at the Brit Awards had to be constantly muted due to explicit content.

The audio was muted numerous times during Kanye West's performance. Credit: ITV/Brit Awards

After being introduced by his wife Kim Kardashian West, the performer took to the stage with a group wearing hoodies and wielding flamethrowers

Even the Mobo Awards noticed the unusual silence while Kanye was on stage.

International Male Solo Artist goes to Pharrell Williams

The Brit for International Male Solo Artist has been awarded to Pharrell Williams.

As Pharrell was not at the ceremony a video message was played to the crowd.

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