1998 Brit Awards

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18th Brit Awards
Date 19 February 1998
Venue London Arena
Hosted by Ben Elton
Most awards All Saints and The Verve

The 1998 Brit Awards were the 18th edition of the biggest annual pop music awards in the United Kingdom. They are run by the British Phonographic Industry and took place on 19 February 1998 at the London Arena in London.

Performances[edit]

Artist Song UK Singles Chart reaction
(week ending 28 February 1998)
UK Albums Chart reaction
(week ending 28 February 1998)
All Saints "Never Ever" 7 (-5) All Saints – 3 (+/-)
Chumbawamba "Tubthumping" N/A Tubthumper – 79 (-20)
Finlay Quaye "Sunday Shining" N/A "Maverick A Strike" – 7 (+2)
Fleetwood Mac "The Chain" N/A The Dance – 33 (-2)
Rumours – 65 (-13)
Greatest Hits – 66 (-12)
Tango in the Night – 68 (-10)
Greatest Hits – 81 (-1)
Robbie Williams
Tom Jones
"Make Me Smile (Come Up and See Me)" N/A Life Thru a Lens
4 (+/-)
Shola Ama "You Might Need Somebody" N/A Much Love – 22 (+2)
Spice Girls "Stop" N/A Spiceworld – 14 (+6)
Texas featuring The Method Man "Say What You Want" N/A White on Blonde – 10 (-2)
The Verve "Lucky Man" 73 (-8) Urban Hymns
2 (-1)

Winners and nominees[edit]

British Album of the Year British Producer of the Year
British Single of the Year British Video of the Year
British Male Solo Artist British Female Solo Artist
British Group British Breakthrough Act
British Dance Act Soundtrack/Cast Recording
International Male Solo Artist International Female Solo Artist
International Group International Breakthrough Act

Freddie Mercury Award[edit]

Most Selling Album Act[edit]

Outstanding Contribution to Music[edit]

Multiple nominations and awards[edit]

The following artists received multiple awards and/or nominations.

Artists that received multiple nominations
Nominations Artist
5 The Verve
4 The Prodigy
Radiohead
The Verve
3 All Saints
Blur
Elton John
Oasis
Texas
2 Beth Orton
The Chemical Brothers
Daft Punk
David Bowie
Eels
Erykah Badu
Eternal
Finley Quaye
Hanson
Jamiroquai
No Doubt
Olive
Robbie Williams
Roni Size & Reprazent
Shola Ama
Spice Girls
Artists that received multiple awards
Wins Artist
3 The Verve
2 All Saints