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Posted on Feb 20, 2014 12:05 pm
Both rock and pop music had their representatives among the winners of this year's Brit Awards at London's O2 Arena yesterday (February 19), including such acts as David Bowie, Arctic Monkeys, Daft Punk, Lorde and more.
Arctic Monkeys scored big with the Best British Group award, beating the likes of Bastille and One Direction. Bowie fetched the British Male Solo Artist title, while Daft Punk received a global honor with International Group award.
The event's 34th edition also featured live performances from some of the nominees, giving crowd a chance to check out Bruno Mars, Arctic Monkeys, Pharrell and others make their magic. Check out the full list of winners below.
Brit Awards 2014:
Flood & Alan Moulder Ethan Johns Paul Epworth
British Breakthrough Act
Bastille Disclosure Laura Mvula London Grammar Tom Odell
British Female Solo Artist
Ellie Goulding Birdy Jessie J Laura Marling Laura Mvula
Arctic Monkeys Nominees: Bastille Disclosure One Direction Rudimental
British Male Solo Artist
David Bowie Jake Bugg James Blake John Newman Tom Odell
Rudimental ft Ella Eyre - Waiting All Night Bastille Calvin Harris Disclosure Ellie Goulding John Newman Naughty Boy Olly Murs One Direction Passenger
One Direction - Best Song Ever Calvin Harris Ellie Goulding John Newman Naughty Boy
Critics' Choice Award
Sam Smith Chlöe Howl Ella Eyre
International Female Solo Artist
Lorde Janelle Monáe Katy Perry Lady Gaga Pink
Daft Punk Arcade Fire Haim Kings Of Leon Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
International Male Solo Artist
Bruno Mars Drake Eminem John Grant Justin Timberlake
MasterCard British Album of the Year
Arctic Monkeys Bastille David Bowie Disclosure Rudimental