Little Simz, Dave and Adele were a few of the winners at the BRIT Awards on Wednesday.
Little Simz won the award for Best New Artist, she was in the running against the likes of Joy Crookes, Central Cee and Griff. She was joined by her mum on stage and said “look what you’ve done mum”, crediting her mum for her successes. Dave was the first to win the new category ‘Best Hip Hop/Grime/Rap Act’.
Both Dave and Little Simz also performed at the awards.
Dua Lipa, Billie Eilish, Holly Humberstone and Olivia Rodrigo also won awards, but Adele was the biggest winner of the night bagging three awards for Song of the Year, Album of the Year, and Artist of the Year.
Little Simz, Dave and Adele all saw an increase in their music’s streams after their awards. Simz saw a huge 812% spike on Spotify for ‘Introvert’ and a 594% spike for ‘Woman’.
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