It takes place on February 21st...
BRIT Awards 2018

The BRIT Awards team have confirmed the first performers for next year's instalment.

The BRIT Awards 2018 takes place at the O2 Arena on February 21st, with Jorja Smith already bagging her Critics Choice award.

The first performers for the BRIT Awards 2018 have been confirmed, led by multi award-winning performer Sam Smith.

Joining the singer are a trio of former Clash cover stars: grime hero Stormzy, pop heroine Dua Lipa, and the phenomenal success that is Ed Sheeran.

BRITs Chairman and Chairman & CEO of Sony Music UK & Ireland, Jason Iley said: “I’m very excited to confirm such a strong British line-up as our first four live acts for the main show in 2018: Ed Sheeran has had an exceptional year, across the world and we are thrilled to have him back on the show.”

“Then we have previous Critics’ Choice winner Sam Smith returning to our stage following the incredible success of yet another No.1 album this year. Stormzy has had a phenomenal 2017, putting grime firmly on the map with his No. 1 album ‘Gang Signs and Prayer’ and Dua Lipa has been the biggest British female breakthrough story of the year.”

The BRIT Awards 2018 nominations will be announced live on an ITV show on January 13th. BRIT Awards 2018 takes place on February 21st.

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