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Charli XCX on the Brit Awards 2023 red carpet.

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Charli XCX, wearing a beautiful sheer Ludovic de Saint Sernin robe, stays one of the vital reliably well-dressed pop stars going. She’s up for greatest pop/R&B act tonight, however she’s already gained most elegant outfit.

Charli XCX on the Brit Awards 2023 red carpet.
Charli XCX on the Brit Awards 2023 crimson carpet. {Photograph}: Matt Baron/BEI/REX/Shutterstock
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Flo on the red carpet.
Flo on the crimson carpet. {Photograph}: JMEnternational/Getty Pictures

Large Y2K R&B styling from Flo, who’ve gained the Rising Star award this night (bafflingly, being offered by Jessie J on the crimson carpet somewhat than on the ceremony itself). You may nearly hear the stuttering Timbaland percussion.

Moist Leg have come as … Stripped-era Christina Aguilera meets Sienna Miller in peak 2004 boho mode?? A pleasant change from their common milkmaid stylish, anyway.

(L-R) Rhian Teasdale and Hester Chambers of Wet Leg on the red carpet.
(L-R) Rhian Teasdale and Hester Chambers of Moist Leg on the crimson carpet. {Photograph}: Maja Smiejkowska/Reuters

Lizzo’s right here!

“I like the Brits since you get to drink! I’m getting – what’s it known as, knackered?” Good Grammys shade from Lizzo, and a nice Ferrero Rocher-inspired gown.

Lizzo on the red carpet.
Lizzo on the crimson carpet. {Photograph}: David M Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Pictures

Sam Smith, nominated for greatest pop/R&B act and tune of the 12 months for his or her Kim Petras collab Unholy, has positively set a excessive bar when it comes to memorable outfits. They’ve definitely outdone their blood-red Grammys robe with this inflatable black outfit. I ponder in the event that they travelled to the ceremony this fashion or needed to inflate it upon arrival?

Sam Smith arrives at the Brits.
Sam Smith arrives on the Brits. {Photograph}: Jo Hale/Redferns

When you tune into the ITV2 Pink Carpet, Unhealthy Boy Chiller Crew are giving it huge “regional nightclub PA” vitality with their opening efficiency.


Laura Snapes

Laura Snapes

I can’t consider it’s that point once more. Welcome to a different evening of one of the best the British music trade has to supply, as filtered by means of my jaded lens – that is my sixth Brits liveblog – and the likely sprightly, charmed perspective of first-time viewer Shaad D’Souza, our sensible Australian performing deputy music editor. Let’s strap in for an evening of delicate controversy and host Mo Gilligan’s unfunniest jokes.