Despite this, it also includes the biggest number of women or female-fronted acts in over a decade, suggesting that the change has not negatively impacted representation.
Some of the biggest female and female-fronted acts nominated this year include groups Little Mix, Wolf Alice and London Grammar, rappers Little Simz and Doja Cat, and singers Adele, Dua Lipa, Joy Crookes, Griff and Self Esteem.
While the night might be ostensibly all about music, the Brits is like any other red carpet event when it comes to fashion, with its guests often going the extra mile to make a sartorial statement.
This year’s highlights so far include Maya Jama in a Cher-inspired ensemble and Adele in a black velvet gown.
See the best dressed stars at the Brit Awards 2022 below.
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