'Frisky' rapper beats off likes of The xx and Mumford And Sons to claim gong
Taking to the stage at London‘s O2 Arena to collect the gong, Tempah thanked Radio 1‘s listeners, who voted for the award.
“I got a Brit Award guys,” he said. “I want to thank God and my family for sticking by me.”
The other British Breakthrough Act nominees were:
Mumford & Sons
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