Bow-born rapper takes the gong at the London ceremony

Dizzee Rascal was named British Male Solo Artist at the Brit Awards 2010 in London tonight (February 16).

The Bow-born rapper received his award from actor Andy Serkis to massive cheers from the crowd.

After collecting his prize, voted for by the Brit Academy, the rapper said: “It’s about time as well! Wanna thank the family, big up the [his record label] Dirtee Stank family!”

The acts nominated for British Male Solo Artist were:

Calvin Harris
Dizzee Rascal
Mika
Paolo Nutini
Robbie Williams

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