Mumford and Sons Win Best British Album At the Brit Awards

February 15, 2011 by  

Despite releasing their debut album ?Sigh No More? in 2009, Mumford & Sons have won the British Album Of The Year category at this year?s Brit awards.

The Wimbledon born folk band’s debut album ‘Sight No More’ was up against albums by Plan B, Tinie Tempah, Take That and The xx.

Elsewhere, Arcade Fire followed up their Grammy win by being awarded Best International Album for their third LP, ‘The Suburbs’ and best International Group.

The rest of the winners are below:

British Male Solo Artist ? Plan B
British Female Solo Artist ? Laura Marling
British Breakthrough Act ? Tinie Tempah
British Group ? Take That
British Single ? Tinie Tempah, ‘Pass Out’
Mastercard British Album Of The Year ? Mumford & Sons, ‘Sigh No More’
International Male Solo Artist ? Cee Lo Green
International Female Solo Artist ? Rihanna
International Breakthrough Act ? Justin Bieber
International Group ? Arcade Fire
International Album – Arcade Fire, ‘The Suburbs’
Critics’ Choice ? Jessie J

Comments, critiques, tirades welcome; we certainly know what we think of the other winners!