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Brit Awards winners!

The Brit Awards took place last night with Arctic Monkeys and The Killers both taking two awards each.

Arctic Monkeys picked up Best British Album and Best British Group whilst The Killers beat off competition from Gnarls Barkley and Scissor Sisters to win Best International Album and Best International Group. James Morrison was voted Best Male Solo Artist with Amy Winehouse picking up the Female equivalent.

Radio 1 listeners picked out The Fratellis as the Best British Breakthrough Act, ahead of Lily Allen, Corinne Bailey Rae, James Morrison and The Kooks, whilst Orson were named Best International Breakthrough Act.

Other winners included Muse [Best British Live Act], Take That [Best British Single], Justin Timberlake [Best Internatioanl Male Solo Artist] and Nelly Furtado [Best International Female Solo Artist]. Manchester’s Oasis picked up the Outstanding Contribution To Music award.