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BRIT Awards 2012 in pictures

The 2012 BRIT Awards took place last night at the O2 in London. Here are some photos from the night and a full list of winners...

MOBO Week: Beverley Knight

M was lucky enough to ask three-times MOBO winner Beverley about her musical inspirations, dream collaborators and most memorable gigs – and they’re pretty memorable. In this not-to-be missed video, Beverley provides some brilliant tips for songwriters and gives us the inside story of the song she’s most proud of.

PRS for Music CEO Robert Ashcroft on the big picture

PRS for Music CEO Robert Ashcroft on recent developments in the UK music industry Since the beginning of the year the music industry has been back at the top of the news agenda.  While the news itself may not always have been positive, the interest the public, government and press continue to show demonstrates the vital role our industry plays in the life of the nation. …

Adele matches Beatles record

Buoyed by her performance at the BRIT Awards last week, Adele has two top-five albums and top-five singles in the charts at the same time, matching a record only held by The Beatles. Adele’s single Someone You Like beat Lady Gaga and Rihanna to the top of the singles chart yesterday, while Rolling In The Deep moved up from number five to four.