EMELI SANDE has topped off a monumental year by getting four nominations in three groups when it comes to 2013 Brit Awards.
The Aberdeenshire singer has actually two paths - close to Me and Beneath Your gorgeous - contained in the most readily useful solitary group while she is in addition nominated for most readily useful feminine and greatest record.
The record album, Our form of Activities, had been the best-selling record album in the UK in 2012, shifting a million copies.
Dumfries DJ Calvin Harris is also up for an award and will compete with Richard Hawley, Ben Howard, Olly Murs and Arrange B to find the best Uk male title.
Elsewhere, Amy Winehouse might take a posthumous Brit Award after she was shortlisted for most useful Brit feminine.
The late star - just who passed away 17 months ago - formerly took the name in 2007 in the back of the woman massive to Black record album.
Amy Winehouse died from liquor poisoning on age simply 27
Like Sande, Mumford And Sons and Mercury Prize-winners Alt-J lead the nominations for next month's Brits, competing for three each.
Muse, Arrange B, Rita Ora, Coldplay and Olly Murs are among eight acts with two nominations apiece.
Veteran stars the Rolling Stones were nominated for best live act - the 1st time they have been into the running for a Brit for 17 years. And it is the first time they are shortlisted for any such thing besides most readily useful movie since the very first Brit Awards in 1977, if they competed for most readily useful team, dropping out to the long defunct Beatles.
The big honor associated with evening - most readily useful album - are going to be battled between Sande's Our type of Events, Alt-J's an incredible Wave, the Mumford launch Babel and Arrange B's Ill Manors. Paloma Faith is also up the name on her second album Fall To Grace.
Sande and Faith rise against each other once more in the British feminine group, with Bat For Lashes (Natasha Khan), Jessie Ware and Winehouse doing the contenders. Sande's final nomination is really as one of the 15 paths in operating for most useful solitary with alongside myself.
The most effective male shortlist views Richard Hawley go up against Murs, Calvin Harris, Plan B and Ben Howard.
Mumford And Sons will make against Alt-J once more for most readily useful Uk team, with all the xx and Muse. Pop act One movement - who can be doing in the night if the awards occur on February 20 - complete the category after annually which has seen them overcome the united states.
The nominations were launched at a service in London's Savoy resort this evening which saw the initial 2012 Brit trophy - designed by musician Damien Hirst with his trademark spot design - given to experts' choice winner Tom Odell. It had been paid by this past year's individual Sande.
Coldplay, Mumford And Sons, Muse and also the Vaccines would be the rings who will challenge the Stones - who performed two UK shows at London's O2 Arena to mark their particular 50th anniversary last year - for the greatest live work subject. The award is making a comeback after being rested since 2009.
Stones frontman Mick Jagger welcomed the nomination and said: "everyone had these types of a great time, everyone was towards the top of their particular online game, therefore the home town viewers within O2 were only great. It's great is nominated."
Guitarist Keith Richards said: "On stage is when we belong. When I'm up indeed there with Mick, Charlie and Ronnie, everything is rocking."
Adele, a two fold winner a year ago who had been notoriously cut off by number James Corden as she launched into her climactic acceptance address, is amongst the acts whom compete for most useful single, together Oscar-nominated Bond single Skyfall. Others within the category add Jessie J for Domino and X Factor champion James Arthur together with chart-topping single Impossible.
The 2011 X Factor champions minimal combine failed to get a single nomination, despite releasing their first record inside qualifying period.
Rihanna leads the industry in the shortlist for international female act and stands the possibility to become 1st individual win the reward in three consecutive many years. She is against Alicia Keys, Cat Power, Lana Del Rey and Taylor Swift, which raises the outlook that Swift may go to the event and bump into her One movement celebrity ex, Harry Styles.
Winehouse, who was qualified as a consequence of the production of her Lioness: concealed Treasures album, is thought to be initial nominee to be included posthumously. Although Freddie Mercury won a Brit in 1992, only a little over 2 months after their demise, that was an honorary award for their outstanding contribution to songs.
Other performers who will play in the service - officially called the Brit Awards 2013 with MasterCard - the following month in the O2 will include Muse, Robbie Williams, Mumford And Sons, Sande and Howard, with additional brands to be launched.
The outstanding share prize has been dropped this season, with organisers instead launching an award honouring Brits' international success, which will be anticipated to check-out Adele, although One movement and Mumford can be inside running.
A particular recognition award are going to be presented to your charity Warchild.
Here you will find the nominees when it comes to 2013 Brit Awards:
:: Uk breakthrough work:
:: British feminine solamente singer:
Bat For Eyelashes
:: British group:
Mumford And Sons
:: Live act: