Rapper Dave and singer-songwriter Lewis Capaldi lead the nominations with four nods each, in an overarchingly male-dominated list.
The award-winning comedian and actor is set to host the ceremony for the third consecutive year.
Beabadoobee, Celeste and Joy Crookes make up the shortlist for the inaugural Mastercard Rising Star Award for the BRIT Awards 2020.
The BRIT’s will celebrate its 40th show with a number of changes that will mark a new ear for the awards ceremony.
In recognition of funds raised by Nile and his manager Merck Mercuriadis, plus the guidance and opportunities he had given many students, the UK’s leading free school for performing and creative arts will name one of the music wings after the music legend
Neil will join Tileyard Music’s co-founders Michael Harwood, Charlie Arme, Paul Kempe and Nick Keynes in growing the business into a leading independent music company worldwide.
The BRIT Awards 2019 with Mastercard have donated £250,000 towards the mental health of young people through music.
PRS for Music members The 1975 were the big winners at the 2019 edition of the Brit Awards, taking home the gongs for best British group and album of the year.
Sam Fender, Mahalia and Lewis Capaldi have been shortlisted for the BRIT Awards 2019 Critics’ Choice award.
A new campaign dedicated to furthering education on mental health has received £250,000 in funding and the support of high profile figures in the music industry.