The 2009 Brit Awards turned out to be a huge night for Duffy, Kings Of Leon, and Katy Perry! Duffy took home three awards for British Female Solo Artist, British Single, and British Album.
Kings of Leon won for Best International Group, and Best International Album. Katy Perry won the coveted International Female Solo Artist this year. Congrats to all of them, and the rest of this year’s winners!
The night featured performances by U2, Kylie Minogue, and Girls Aloud. Check out the rest of the Brit Award winners below!
BRIT AWARDS 2009 WINNERS:
-Best British female winner: Duffy. (Also nominated: Adele, Beth
Rowley, Estelle, M.I.A.)
-Best international female winner: Katy Perry. (Also nominated
Beyonce, Gabriella Cilmi, Pink, Santogold)
-Best British breakthrough act (Winner chosen by BBC Radio 1
listeners): Duffy. (Also nominated: Adele, Last Shadow Puppets,
Scouting for Girls, The Ting Tings)
-Best international group winner: Kings of Leon. (Also nominated:
AC/DC, Fleet Foxes, Killers, MGMT.)
-Best British male winner: Paul Weller. (Also nominated: Ian
Brown, James Morrison, The Streets, Will Young.)
-Best international album winner: Kings of Leon, “Only by the
Night.” (Also nominated: AC/DC, “Black Ice;” Fleet Foxes,
“Fleet Foxes;” Killers, “Day & Age;” MGMT, “Oracular
-Best British live act (Winner chosen by BBC Radio 2 listeners):
Iron Maiden. (Also nominated: Coldplay, Elbow, Scouting for
Girls, The Verve)
-Best British group winner: Elbow. (Also nominated: Coldplay,
Girls Aloud, Radiohead, Take That)
-Critics’ Choice: Florence and the Machine.
-Best international male winner: Kanye West. (Also nominated:
Beck, Neil Diamond, Jay-Z, Seasick Steve)
-Best British single (Decided by live public phone-in): Winner,
Girls Aloud, “The Promise.” (Also nominated: Coldplay, “Viva
La Vida;” Duffy, “Mercy;” Leona Lewis, “Better in Time;”
Scouting for Girls, “Heartbeat.”)
-Mastercard Best British Album winner: Duffy, “Rockferry.”
(Also nominated: Coldplay, “Viva La Vida or Death and All His
Friends;” Elbow, “The Seldom Seen Kid;” Radiohead, “In
Rainbows;” The Ting Tings, “We Started Nothing”)
-Producer of the year: Bernard Butler. (Also nominated: Brian
Eno, Steve Mac)
-Outstanding Contribution to Music: Pet Shop Boys.