Brit Award for British Urban Act

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Brit Award for British Urban Act
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2006 winner Lemar
Awarded forAchievement in Excellent British Urban Act
CountryUnited Kingdom (UK)
Presented byBritish Phonographic Industry (BPI)
First awarded2003
Last awarded2006
Currently held byLemar (2006)
Most awardsLemar (2)
Most nominationsDizzee Rascal and Lemar (3)
Websitewww.brits.co.uk

The Brit Award for British Urban Act was an award given by the British Phonographic Industry (BPI), an organisation which represents record companies and artists in the United Kingdom.[1] The accolade is presented at the Brit Awards, an annual celebration of British and international music.[2] The winners and nominees are determined by the Brit Awards voting academy with over one-thousand members, which comprise record labels, publishers, managers, agents, media, and previous winners and nominees.[3] The award was first presented in 2003 and was last presented in 2006.

Winners and nominees[edit]

Inaugural winner Ms. Dynamite
2005 winner Joss Stone
Year Recipient Nominees
2003 Ms. Dynamite
2004[4] Lemar
2005[5] Joss Stone
2006[6] Lemar[7]

Multiple nominations and awards[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "About the BPI". British Phonographic Industry (BPI). Retrieved 22 February 2014.
  2. ^ "BRIT Awards". British Phonographic Industry (BPI). Retrieved 22 February 2014.
  3. ^ "And the nominees are..." Brits.co.uk. British Phonographic Industry (BPI). Retrieved 22 February 2014.
  4. ^ "Brits 2004: The nominations". News.bbc.co.uk. 12 January 2004. Retrieved 20 December 2018.
  5. ^ "BRITs 2005 Nominees Announced - MTV UK". Mtv.co.uk. Retrieved 20 December 2018.
  6. ^ "Brit award nominations hail the Kaiser Chiefs". The Independent. 11 January 2006. Retrieved 20 December 2018.
  7. ^ "Brit awards winners list 2013: every winner since 1977". The Guardian. 21 February 2013. Retrieved 20 December 2018.