Thursday, 19 April, 2018

Ed Sheeran and Dua Lipa dominate Brit Award nominations

Lora Ball | 14 January, 2018, 10:54

Ed Sheeran, Liam Payne, Dua Lipa and Stormzy are among the nominees for this year's Brit Awards, Britain's most prestigious music prize.

The 22-year-old's self-titled album won the most nods, including British female solo artist, british single, album of the year, video of the year and breakthrough act.

Former One Direction bandmates Liam Payne and Harry Styles will also compete against one another in the category, for their singles "Strip That Down" and "Sign of the Times" respectively.

The highest number of nominations was received by singer Dua Lipa, whose single "New Rules" was a break out hit previous year.

Dua Lipa - who leads the field with five nods - posted on Twitter: "5 BRIT NOMINATIONS!"

Stormzy and Rag'N'Bone Man are also included on the best album shortlist for respective efforts Gang Signs And Prayer and Human alongside Lipa's eponymous debut and Sheeran's Divide as well as rapper J Hus's first release, Common Sense.

Little Mix, Clean Bandit, Jonas Blue, Calvin Harris, Rag'n'Bone Man, J Hus, Jax Jones, Liam Payne and Dua Lipa also join Ed in the British Single category.

Iran says it won't accept Trump's demands to change nuclear deal
He, however, agreed to waive major economic sanctions that had been lifted by President Obama as part of the nuclear pact. Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif describe Trump's decision as "desperate attempt" to "undermine" the deal.

Oprah's Property Damaged by Deadly California Mudslides
He did not believe, he said Thursday, that there are 43 more dead to be discovered, or even a figure close to that. Montecito may be at slightly less risk now, because this week's flooding already brought down vulnerable material.

Philip Morris International Inc
The company reported $1.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.38 by ($0.11). Vigilant Capital Management Limited Liability Corp reported 0% of its portfolio in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM).

The best British band nominees are Gorillaz, London Grammar, Royal Blood, Wolf Alice and The xx.

The victor of the British Artist Video award will be decided by the public, with one of the 10 acts eliminated each week until there are only five left on the night of the awards.

Taylor Swift, Pink, Lorde, Alicia Keys and Björk were all nominated for best worldwide female, with Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Childish Gambino (the stage name for Donald Glover), Beck and DJ Khaled nominated for best global male. Zara Larsson) - Symphony Liam Payne (feat.

Returning nominees for 2018 include Laura Marling, who now has five nominations including one win, Foo Fighters (seven nominations with four wins) Bjork (nine nominations including four wins) and Beck (10 nominations including three wins).

The show featured performances from Liam, Paloma, Clean Bandit, J Hus and 2018 Critics' Choice victor Jorja Smith.

Other successful acts last year who failed to get recognised by the BRITs Voting Academy include Take That, Kasabian, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds and Rita Ora, while Decca's Michael Ball & Alfie Boe are expected to target categories at the Classic BRIT Awards later this year.

Recommended

Eagles edge Falcons to reach NFC title game Eagles edge Falcons to reach NFC title game Fortunately, Atlanta's tailback tandem of Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman should thrive in any environment. In contrast, the Falcons averaged 115.4 rushing yards per game and 4.3 per play.

Israeli PM Netanyahu on India visit; eyes trade Israeli PM Netanyahu on India visit; eyes trade Carmon said 11-year Moshe Holtzberg will also accompany Netanyahu and participate in a function at the Chabad House in Mumbai. It said he will reach out to Bollywood in an exclusive "Shalom Bollywood" event.

Warriors guard Curry sidelined with ankle sprain Julius Randles rebound and late putback sealed a 107-101 overtime victory for the visiting Lakers against the Mavericks. Kevin Durant scored 25 points and Draymond Green had 14 for the Warriors , who have won 12 straight on the road.

Umenyiora: Brady's Legacy Secure Without Another Super Bowl Win Umenyiora: Brady's Legacy Secure Without Another Super Bowl Win Brandon Bolden , known mostly for his work on special teams , also scored a touchdown out of the backfield for the Patriots . The postseason monster that is the New England Patriots will nearly assuredly win their first playoff game of the year.

Tiger Zinda Hai 24th Day Box Office Collection Tiger Zinda Hai 24th Day Box Office Collection Film and trade expert Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to share the latest figures of the Box Office collection of Tiger Zinda Hai . A sequel to Ek Tha Tiger , Salman Khan reprises the role of a RAW agent and Katrina Kaif restates her avatar as an ISI agent.

Callon Petroleum (CPE) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies Sir Capital Management Lp increased Conocophillips (NYSE:COP) stake by 31,178 shares to 319,315 valued at $15.98M in 2017Q3. PA acquired a new stake in shares of Callon Petroleum during the second quarter worth about $8,755,000.

FCA Announces $1 Billion Investment, Employee Bonus FCA Announces $1 Billion Investment, Employee Bonus Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. The all-new 2019 Ram 1500 will make its debut at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit next Monday.

United poised as City baulk at Sanchez fee United poised as City baulk at Sanchez fee And Wenger believes the recent huge hike in transfer fees increases the likelihood of players running down their contracts. Arsenal are understandably holding out for the biggest fee they can get, potentially as much as £35m.

Federer favourite despite tough Australian Open draw Federer favourite despite tough Australian Open draw But it could be former No.1, Angelique Kerber rising again as she has been the most outstanding player in the New Year. Maria Sharapova will also view it as a chance to claim her first Grand Slam since returning from her doping ban.

Conte backs Morata after Chelsea are held by 10-man Leicester City Conte backs Morata after Chelsea are held by 10-man Leicester City Thibaut Courtois slammed the Chelsea fans who voiced their dissatisfaction during a third consecutive 0-0 draw. Mourinho told a news conference on Friday: "I think when a person insults another, you can expect a response".

Seattle Seahawks reportedly hire Brian Schottenheimer as OC Seattle Seahawks reportedly hire Brian Schottenheimer as OC Seattle's general manager John Schneider worked in the Redskins' front office when the team's head coach was Marty Schottenheimer. Georgia fans and media members do not have fond memories of Brian Schottenheimer and his one season at Georgia.

K Sivan appointed the chairperson of ISRO K Sivan appointed the chairperson of ISRO He took his ME in Aerospace Engineering from IISc, Bangalore followed by a doctoral degree from IIT, Bombay in 2006. He is also credited with mastering the development of cryogenic engines for India.

Cable News Weighs "Racist" Label for Trump Cable News Weighs Trump disputed the reports in a tweet Friday morning , although he did not directly deny using the word. Angus King, an independent who caucuses with Democrats, spoke out about the news Thursday.

Klopp Expects Salah To Play Vs City; Praises Van Dijk, City Style Klopp Expects Salah To Play Vs City; Praises Van Dijk, City Style Of course, if we maintain our level, the consistency and the way we play, then OK, we have a chance. But Sunday afternoon we return to glorious Anfield where Liverpool will face a tough challenge.

Galloway's Austin Johnson relishes Titans' underdog role vs. Patriots Galloway's Austin Johnson relishes Titans' underdog role vs. Patriots And this time , it has nothing to do with what the team is doing on the football field, but rather off of it. But since 2001, quarterbacks making their first or second career playoff start are 0-7 against New England .