Arctic Monkeys early favourites for Brit Awards double

Band are bookmaker's tip to pick up prizes for Best Album and Best Group at this year's ceremony

Photo: Andy Hughes Next Previous

Photo Gallery: Arctic Monkeys
Photo: Andy Hughes

Arctic Monkeys are favourites to pick up the awards for Best British Group and Best Album at The Brit Awards 2014.

The band, who are nominated for two awards and will perform live on the night, are currently bookmakers favourites to pick up both of the awards at the ceremony in February. Scroll down to see William Hill's odds for the two categories Arctic Monkeys are nominated in.

The nominations were revealed at an event in London yesterday (January 9). The ceremony itself will take place on February 19 at London's O2 Arena and will be broadcast on ITV. David Bowie and James Blake will compete with Jake Bugg for British Male Solo Artist. Haim have been nominated for the International Group award and are up against Kings of Leon, Daft Punk and Arcade Fire in the category. Disclosure and Bastille have received the most nominations, with four apiece. Click here for a full list of nominations.

Katy Perry, Ellie Goulding, Bruno Mars, Bastille and Rudimental will all perform at the Brit Awards ceremony, which will be hosted by James Corden. Philip Treacy, the Irish-born, London-based hat maker and designer, has designed this year's Brit Award statue.

Best British Group

Arctic Monkeys (1/3)
One Direction (9/2)
Bastille (6/1)
Rudimental (6/1)
Disclosure (12/1)

Best British Album

Arctic Monkeys – 'AM' (4/9)
Rudimental – 'Home' (4/1)
Bastille – 'Bad Blood' (4/1)
Disclosure - 'Settle' (8/1)
David Bowie – 'The Next Day' (9/1)

Read More On This Artist

More News
Hall & Oates take legal action against company selling 'Haulin' Oats' granola...
Beck's father worked on one of Beyoncé's albums
Mumford & Sons: 'Writing sessions at The National's garage gave new album its...
Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon says he and Kanye West have 'definite' plans to work...
Jack White revealed as mystery buyer behind $300,000 sale of Elvis Presley's first record
Noel Gallagher: 'I should make a record with Richard Ashcroft'
Boris Johnson says it's worrying to see London's music venues closing – watch
Snoop Dogg, Ludacris and Shaquille O'Neal to 'roast' Justin Bieber in TV special
Nicki Minaj considered axing tour following murder of crew member
Paul McCartney confirms 2015 UK tour, including London's The O2 – O2 Priority Tickets
Zane Lowe closes final Radio 1 show with Queens Of The Stone Age track
Footage emerges of Florence + The Machine playing new songs live – watch
Super Furry Animals add second Manchester show to May tour
Kurt Cobain's childhood home up for sale
Tobias Jesso Jr shares new song 'Without You' with Danielle Haim – listen
#thankszane trends as Arctic Monkeys, Biffy Clyro and more pay tribute to Zane Lowe
Metallica's Lars Ulrich says band's new album is 'pretty close' to being written
50 Cent claims Suge Knight 'wanted to kill Dr Dre' in the 1990s
Antemasque throw boiling water at fans during festival performance
Björk to play first European gig since release of new album at Manchester International Festival
Left-wing writer Owen Jones to support Paloma Faith in London and Brighton
Palma Violets play raucous London show to close NME Awards Tour 2015 with Austin, Texas

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM