Taylor Swift is the 5/2 favourite to win the International Artist of the Year
David Bowie has been named the bookies’ favourite to win the inaugural BBC Music Awards’ Best British Artist at the ceremony tomorrow (December 11).
Paddy Power has put Bowie as the 2/1 favourite to scoop the title at the awards event, which will be held at London’s Earls Court. Second favourites are Elbow at 3/1, while Royal Blood are third with odds of 4/1.
Current odds for the category are:
British Artist of the Year
David Bowie 2/1
Royal Blood 4/1
Ed Sheeran 5/1
Sam Smith 6/1
Meanwhile, Taylor Swift is the favourite to win the International Artist of the Year title with odds of 5/2. Lorde is shortly behind with odds of 3/1 while Gregory Porter and Pharrell both have odds of 7/1.
International Artist of the Year
Taylor Swift 5/2
Gregory Porter 7/2
Dolly Parton 8/1
The awards will be presented by Fearne Cotton and Chris Evans and broadcast live, while performers at the ceremony include One Direction, Take That and Tom Jones.