2005 Brit Awards

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25th Brit Awards
BRITS 25th 2005.jpg
Date 9 February 2005
Venue Earls Court
Hosted by Chris Evans
Most awards Scissor Sisters (3)
Television/radio coverage
Network ITV

The 2005 Brit Awards were the 25th edition of the biggest annual pop music awards in the United Kingdom. A Special BRITs 25 Award for the best single from the past 25 years was awarded to Robbie Williams "Angels". The show attracted 6.32 million viewers.

The producers added a fake film effect to the TV coverage of the 2005 awards show, which was criticised by some who thought ruined the immediacy of the awards show, and was dizzying when combined with fast camera movements.

The host was Chris Evans and the venue for the event was Earls Court.

Performances[edit]

Artist Featuring Song
Daniel Bedingfield Natasha Bedingfield "Ain't Nobody"
Franz Ferdinand "Take Me Out"
Green Day "American Idiot"
Gwen Stefani "What You Waiting For?"
Jamelia Lemar "Addicted to Love"
Joss Stone Robbie Williams "Right to Be Wrong"
"Angels"
Keane "Everybody's Changing"
Snoop Dogg Pharrell "What's My Name?"
Scissor Sisters "Take Your Mama"
Bob Geldof "I Don't Like Mondays"
The Streets "Dry Your Eyes"

Winners and nominees[edit]

British Album of the Year
(presented by Clive Owen)
British Single of the Year
(presented by Minnie Driver)
British Male Solo Artist
(presented by Naomi Harris)
British Female Solo Artist
(presented by Lisa Stansfield)
British Group
(presented by Kelly Osbourne and Sharon Osbourne)
British Breakthrough Act
(presented by Jo Whiley)
British Pop Act
(presented by Jodie Kidd)
British Urban Act
(presented by Jazzy B)
British Rock Act
(presented by Brian May)
British Live Act
(presented by Shirley Manson)
British Song of Twenty Five Year
(presented by David Walliams and Matt Lucas)
International Album
(presented by Siouxsie Sioux)
International Male Solo Artist
(presented by Natalie Imbruglia)
International Female Solo Artist
(presented by Charlie Creed-Miles)
International Group
(presented by Bernard Sumner and Peter Hook)
International Breakthrough Act
(presented by Simon Pegg)

Outstanding Contribution to Music[edit]

See also[edit]