The BRIT Awards are over for another year, and once again delivered a killer lineup of A-list performances!
Ed Sheeran and Adele were the biggest winners of the night, with both taking out best British male and female solo artist gongs respectively, and Ed going on to win the best British Breakthrough Aact award as well!
Coldplay opened the event at the O2 Arena in London with their performance, closely followed by Florence and the Machine.
Superstar Adele belted out Rolling in the Deep and Rihanna wowed the crowd with a super sexy version of We Found Love, during which she emerged from a paint-spattered glass box wearing white hotpants! RiRi also scooped the International Female Solo Artist BRIT award.
The ceremony also paid tribute to those that have passed away recently, including Amy Winehouse and of course Whitney Houston.
BRIT Awards 2012 Winners List: British Male Solo Artist -- Ed Sheeran British Female Solo Artist -- Adele British Breakthrough Act -- Ed Sheeran British Group -- Coldplay British Single -- One Direction 'What Makes You Beautiful' Mastercard British Album Of The Year -- Adele, '21' International Male Solo Artist -- Bruno Mars International Female Solo Artist -- Rihanna International Breakthrough Act -- Lana Del Rey International Group -- Foo Fighters Contribution to Music Award -- Blur Critics' Choice -- Emeli Sande (winner) British Producer: Ethan Johns.
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