Burna Boy, Fireboy Up Against Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Others At BRIT Awards 2023 (Nominations List)

Nigerian musicians Burna Boy and Fireboy have been nominated for the forthcoming BRIT Awards 2023, along with other global superstars.

Burna Boy was shortlisted for ‘Best International Artist’ alongside Beyonce, Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, and Lizzo.

Fireboy DML was nominated in the ‘International Song of the Year’ category for his collaboration with British musician Ed Sheeran. The YBNL Nation and Empire musician competes against David Guetta, OneRepublic, and Jack Harlow, among others.

The BRIT Awards 2023 is scheduled for February 11th. The complete list of nominations can be found below.

Album of the Year
The 1975 – Being Funny In A Foreign Language
Fred Again – Actual Life 3 (Jan 1 – September 9 2022)
Harry Styles – Harry’s House
Stormzy – This Is What I Mean
Wet Leg – Wet Leg

Artist of the Year
Central Cee
Fred Again
George Ezra
Harry Styles
Stormzy

Best group
The 1975
Arctic Monkeys
Bad Boy Chiller Crew
Nova Twins
Wet Leg

Song of the Year
Aitch and Ashanti – Baby
Cat Burns – Go
Dave – Starlight
Ed Sheeran and Elton John – Merry Christmas
Eliza Rose and Interplanetary Criminal – B.O.T.A. (Baddest Of Them All)
George Ezra – Green Green Grass
Harry Styles – As It Was
Lewis Capaldi – Forget Me
LF System – Afraid to Feel
Sam Smith & Kim Petras – Unholy

Best international artist
Beyoncé
Burna Boy
Kendrick Lamar
Lizzo
Taylor Swift

Best international group
Blackpink
Drake & 21 Savage
First Aid Kit
Fontaines DC
Gabriels

International song of the Year
Beyoncé – Break My Soul
David Guetta & Bebe Rexha – I’m Good (Blue)
Fireboy DML & Ed Sheeran – Peru
Encanto cast – We Don’t Talk About Bruno
Gayle – ABCDEFU
Jack Harlow – First Class
Lizzo – About Damn Time
Lost Frequencies & Calum Scott – Where Are You Now?
OneRepublic – I Ain’t Worried
Taylor Swift – Anti-Hero

Best new artist
Kojey Radical
Rina Sawayama
Sam Ryder
Mimi Webb
Wet Leg

Rising Star
Flo – winners
Cat Burns
Nia Archives

Best alternative / rock
The 1975
Arctic Monkeys
Nova Twins
Tom Grennan
Wet Leg

Best dance
Becky Hill
Bonobo
Calvin Harris
Eliza Rose
Fred Again

Best hip-hop / rap / grime
Aitch
Central Cee
Dave
Loyle Carner
Stormzy

Pop / R&B
Cat Burns
Charli XCX
Dua Lipa
Harry Styles
Sam Smith