Coldplay and Duffy lead BRIT Awards nominations

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The nominations for the 2009 BRIT Awards have been announced, with Coldplay and Duffy getting four nominations each.

Both are nominated for British Album and British Single, and Coldplay have been nominated for British Group and British Live Act. Duffy’s remaining two nominations are for British Female Solo Artist and British Breakthrough Act.

Elbow’s ‘The Seldom Seen Kid’, Radiohead‘s ‘In Rainbows’ and The Ting Tings‘We Started Nothing’ are all up for British Album, and this year’s Outstanding Contribution Award will go to Pet Shop Boys.

The BRIT Awards 2009 ceremony will take place February 18 at Earls Court in London, and will be presented by Kylie Minogue, James Corden and Mathew Home.

Florence And The Machine have already been announced as the winner of the Critics Choice Award, beating Little Boots and White Lies.

The full list of nominees is:

MasterCard British Album

Coldplay – ‘Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends’

Duffy – ‘Rockferry’

Elbow – ‘The Seldom Seen Kid’

Radiohead – ‘In Rainbows’

The Ting Tings – ‘We Started Nothing’

British Group

Coldplay

Elbow

Girls Aloud

Radiohead

Take That

British Single

Adele – ‘Chasing Pavements’

Alexandra Burke – ‘Hallelujah’

Coldplay – ‘Viva La Vida’

Dizzee Rascal featuring Calvin Harris and Chrome – ‘Dance Wiv Me’

Duffy – ‘Mercy’

Estelle ft Kanye West – ‘American Boy’

Girls Aloud – ‘The Promise’

Leona Lewis – ‘Better in Time’

Scouting for Girls – ‘Heartbeat’

‘The X Factor’ Finalists – ‘Hero’

British Male Solo Artist

Ian Brown

James Morrison

Paul Weller

The Streets

Will Young

British Female Solo Artist

Adele

Beth Rowley

Duffy

Estelle

M.I.A.

British Breakthrough Act

Adele

Duffy

The Last Shadow Puppets

Scouting For Girls

The Ting Tings

British Live Act

Coldplay

Elbow

Iron Maiden

Scouting For Girls

The Verve

International Album

AC/DC – ‘Black Ice’

Fleet Foxes – ‘Fleet Foxes’

The Killers – ‘Day & Age’

Kings of Leon – ‘Only By The Night’

MGMT – ‘Oracular Spectacular’

International Group

AC/DC

Fleet Foxes

The Killers

Kings Of Leon

MGMT

International Male Solo Artist

Beck

Neil Diamond

Jay-Z

Kanye West

Seasick Steve

International Female Solo Artist

Beyonce

Gabriella Cilmi

Katy Perry

Pink

Santogold

British Producer of the Year

Bernard Butler

Brian Eno

Steve Mac

Outstanding Contribution Award

Pet Shop Boys

–By our New York staff.

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