Brit Awards 2021 pushed again by three months

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Lewis Capaldi was one of many massive winners of 2020’s occasion

Subsequent 12 months’s Brit Awards have been pushed again by three months to Could, to have a greater likelihood of staging a full dwell ceremony that includes massive pop stars.

The 41st version of the music awards present was as a consequence of happen in February, as regular, at London’s O2 Area.

However uncertainty across the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has prompted the music trade to delay it.

Organisers stated they need “excellent manufacturing ranges, famous person performances and dwell pleasure”.

Geoff Taylor, chief government of The Brits and trade physique the BPI, stated: “We imagine that one of the simplest ways to realize this in 2021 is to maneuver the present again a couple of months to Could.

“We’re already at work planning a spectacular occasion that can remind us how essential music has been in getting us all by means of these tough instances.”

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Media captionStormzy and Lewis Capaldi duet on the Brits

The eligibility interval for the awards will probably be altered, though music releases have continued through the pandemic.

Final 12 months’s ceremony featured performances from pop stars together with Billie Eilish, Dave, Lewis Capaldi and Lizzo.

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