Brit Awards: Skepta and Bowie expected to take home prizes – BBC News

Image copyright Brit Awards/ Getty Images Image caption Skepta and Bowie are both listed in the best British album category

Skepta and David Bowie are among the stars expected to win at the Brit Awards on Wednesday night.

The grime star and the late rock icon are up for best British male. Other nominees at “music’s biggest night” include Beyonce, The 1975 and Bastille.

Performances will come from Ed Sheeran and Little Mix, as well as US stars Katy Perry and Bruno Mars.

The show kickings off at 19:30 on ITV and you can follow the red carpet action on BBC Music News Live from 15:00 GMT.

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Image caption Little Mix have three nominations

Katy Perry – in her first UK TV appearance for three years

Ed Sheeran

Robbie Williams – who receives the Brits Icon accolade

Bruno Mars

The 1975

Little Mix

Emeli Sande