She will be up against Adele, Florence Welch, Jess Glynne and Laura Marling
Adele, James Bay and band Years and Years all have four nominations each
Singer who died in 2011 qualifies for the British Female and Best British Album longlists with the soundtrack to 'Amy'
The acts will join Arctic Monkeys, Bastille, Rudimental and Ellie Goulding
Opera star Luciano Pavarotti is to be given a posthumous honour at the Classic Brit Awards - six years after he agreed to accept it.
The hotly anticipated new single from Arcade Fire - an apparent collaboration with David Bowie - was leaked online ahead of its unveiling today.
Brit Awards organisers are to launch a new annual honour to celebrate major figures in music with Sir Elton John announced as the first ever recipient.
The Earls Court Exhibition Centre is to be demolished as part of new plans to create a 77-acre redevelopment site in Earls Court and West Kensington.
Robbie Williams has shown off the first fruits of his return to working with Guy Chambers with an expletive-fuelled track in which he branded the Brit Awards "boring".
Boyband One Direction crashed in at the top of the singles charts with their cover of Blondie's "One Way Or Another".
Brit-nominated band Alt-J have been signed up to create the soundtrack for a forthcoming film about the perils facing young asylum seekers.
Jake Bugg will headline a festival in his hometown Nottingham this summer.
To some they're just the stars of the 'New Boring' but Adele, Ed Sheeran and Coldplay took the major awards last night
Tonight sees the biggest names in pop go head-to-head in one of the most anticipated nights of the British musical calendar.
He is the acoustic troubadour who began his career strumming in the empty back rooms of pubs then bedding down on friends' sofas.
Cameron's project inspires musical parody, writes Jonathan Brown