Susan Boyle Snubbed, Gets No Brit Award Nomination

YouTube phenomenon gets the cold shoulder

Tuesday, Jan 19, 2010  |  Updated 1:15 PM PDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Susan Boyle Snubbed, Gets No Brit Award Nomination

AP

Internet sensation Susan Boyle was snubbed by nominations for Brit awards.

Women are dominating the nominations for Britain's leading music awards — the Brits — but Internet sensation Susan Boyle was snubbed on the shortlist.

Quirky chanteuses Florence and the Machine, Pixie Lott, Lily Allen and Lady Gaga all have three nominations.

Other British contenders include boy band JLS, Leona Lewis, Bat for Lashes, Paolo Nuttini and Dizzee Rascal.

Nominees in the international categories include Bruce Springsteen, Eminem, Jay-Z, Michael Buble and Shakira.

Robbie Williams will receive an award for outstanding contribution to music at the Feb. 16 ceremony in London.

The awards are the British equivalent of the Grammys. Most winners are selected by a vote of over 1,000 industry members.

Related Content from AccessHollywood.com:
VIEW THE PHOTOS: The Brit Pack: Hot Shots Of Stars From The U.K.!
PLAY IT NOW: Will Susan Boyle Mania Continue In 2010?
PLAY IT NOW: Leona Lewis Talks Sophomore Album, Relating To Susan Boyle & Simon Cowell

MORE ACCESS ON THESE TOPICS: Susan Boyle - Michael Buble - Robbie Williams - Bruce Springsteen - Brits

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out