Vaccines, James Blake, Jessie J up for Brits Critics’ Choice Award

Awards ceremony set for February 15

The Vaccines, James Blake and Jessie J have been nominated for the Critics’ Choice Award at next year’s Brit Awards.

The London four-piece, the 22-year-old singer-songwriter and the Essex singer will find out if they win on December 15. The ceremony then takes place on February 15 next year.

Ellie Goulding won the award last year, after Adele and Florence And The Machine picked it up previously.

The Vaccines are set to head out on the Shockwaves NME Awards Tour in February with Crystal Castles, Magnetic Man and Everything Everything.