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2013 Brit Awards

CNC report from London
Added On February 23, 2013

Grammy Awards fever has not yet faded, another music ceremony has already set off craziness.

The 33rd Brit Awards took place on Wednesday at the O2 Arena in London.

The annual Brit Awards is Britain's most influential and important music awards. It is almost all about luck to get a ticket for the awarding ceremony.

To meet idols, a lot of fans came and waited outside of the O2 Arena for several hours.

SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) ALICE WILLAT, Audience
"What brought me here was the people are coming like my favorite artists. I come here to try to meet them. I got here really early like 5am I think was. And it was really cold."

During the ceremony, British most valuable singer Robbie Williams, popular singers, bands, groups such as Tylor Swift, Muse performed.

This was the 33rd edition of the British Phonographic Industry's annual pop music awards.

This year, Brit Awards released six British class awards, three international awards and four general awards.

Emile Sande, who sang at the Olympics closing ceremony has been rewarded as the British female solo artist. Adele's Skyfall, which shares the name of the film, got the prize of British Single of the Year.