Scottish singer songwriter Emeli continues her run of accolades being named in four categores including best female solo artist and best album as well as having two songs in the best single category.
Alt-J and Mumford & Sons were both nominated in three categories while the likes of Muse, Plan B, Jessie Ware and Paloma Faith were listed for two prizes.
The Rolling Stones have been named in the best live band category, making them the only 2013 nominee to have also been shortlisted in the first BRIT Awards back in 1977.
Elsewhere Amy Winehouse received a posthumous nomination for best female artist.
Nominations for the prizes were unveiled at an event at London’s Savoy last night (10 January) while the BRIT awards ceremony will take place on Wednesday 20 February 2013 at The O2 Arena, London.
The complete list of nominees for the event is below:
British Breakthrough Act Nominees:
British Female Solo Artist Nominees:
Bat for Lashes
British Group Nominees:
Mumford & Sons
British Live Act Nominees:
Mumford & Sons
The Rolling Stones
British Male Solo Artist Nominees:
British Producer of the Year Nominees:
Special Recognition Award Winner:
War Child UK
Critics’ Choice Award :
Tom Odell – Winner
International Group Nominees:
The Black Keys
International Female Solo Artist Nominees:
Lana Del Rey
International Male Solo Artist Nominees:
Alex Clare Too Close
Coldplay & Rihanna Princess of China
DJ Fresh Ft Rita Ora Hot Right Now
Emeli Sandé Next To Me
Florence & The Machine Spectrum
James Arthur Impossible
Jessie J Domino
Labrinth Ft Emeli Sandé Beneath Your Beautiful
Olly Murs Ft Flo Rida Troublemaker
Rita Ora Ft Tinie Tempah R.I.P.
Rizzle Kicks Mama Do The Hump
Robbie Williams Candy
Rudimental Ft John Newman Feel The Love
Mastercard British Album of the Year Nominees:
Alt-J An Awesome Wave
Emeli Sandé Our Version Of Events
Mumford & Sons Babel
Paloma Faith Fall To Grace
Plan B Ill Manors