2008 Brit Awards Like 2008 Grammys, But With More Mika

By Stereogum / February 21, 2008

Amy Winehouse and Rihanna performed, Foo Fighters and Kanye West won, and the show was “was largely free of surprises” according to AP. Sounds like the Grammys, but alas, we’re talking about the Brit Awards. At least instead of will.i.am, they got Mark Ronson & Friends. Here’s the Best British Male winner with his trusty Dap Kings and guest vocalists Adele, Daniel Merriweather, and aforementioned attention hog Winehouse. The Osbourne kids are gonna enjoy it sober.

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Best British Male: Mark Ronson
Best British Female: Kate Nash
Best British Album: Arctic Monkeys – Favourite Worst Nightmare
Best British Group: Arctic Monkeys
Best British Breakthrough Act: Mika
Best British Live Act: Take That
British Single: Take That – “Shine”
International Male Solo Artist: Kanye West
International Female Solo Artist: Kylie Minogue
International Group: Foo Fighters
International Album: Foo Fighters – Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace
Critics’ Choice Award: Adele
Outstanding Contribution to Music: Sir Paul McCartney

Psst, England … you can keep Perez.