Plus all the news ahead of tonight's bash

Oasis are to close tonight’s (February 14) BRIT Awards ceremony by playing five of their classic songs.

The band are to receive the Lifetime Achievement award from Beatles legend Ringo Starr at the bash, which takes place at London’s Earls Court.

The group are then scheduled to perform ‘Cigarettes & Alcohol’, ‘The Meaning Of Soul’, ‘Morning Glory’, ‘Don’t Look Back In Anger’ and ‘Rock ‘N’ Roll Star’.

Other artists performing on the evening are Scissor Sisters, Snow Patrol, Amy Winehouse, The Killers, Take That, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Corinne Bailey Rae.

The acts up for multiple awards this evening include Lily Allen, Muse and Gnarls Barkley.

NME.COM will have an extensive report on the ceremony, including all the winners and major incidents, so click back tonight for the full lowdown.