Presented by James Corden and attended by the biggest names in pop and rock, the BRITs 2013 went off with a bang.
Emeli Sandé was the night's biggest winner, taking both the Best Album and Best British Female Solo Artist gongs before performing a medley of her hits to close the night. Ben Howard also scored two awards for Best British Male Solo Artist and British Breakthrough Artist and took to the stage to sing out Only Love. Continuing their music awards season domination, One Direction were crowned with the Global Success award and performed their Comic Relief song, One Way Or Another.
Best Group went to Mumford and Sons, while Coldplay took Best Live Act.
In the international categories it was Lana Del Rey and Frank Ocean who were crowned Best Female and Male Solo Artists, while Black Keys were named Best Group.
Fresh from singing live at Burberry's Autumn Winter 2013 show, Tom Odell received another nod to his man of the moment status, crowned Critics' Choice.
While she couldn't be there to collect her prize, Adele had recorded a speech in honour of her Best Single accolade for Skyfall, in which poked fun at being cut off in last year's ceremony.
They may not of scooped award wins, but Justin Timberlakeand Taylor Swift didn't fail to send crowds into a frenzy with their on-stage antics. Taylor wowed the crowds slipping out of her dark and daring sheer detail red carpet gown into a cream bridal-look gown for her performance of Trouble.
In the fashion stakes,supermodel Jourdan Dunn wowed in a Balmain mini and Rita Ora showed her girly side in a stunning Ulyana Sergeenko peach hued gown.
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