Adele and Ed Sheeran among 2022 Global Awards nominees E! News UK
Adele, Ed Sheeran and Sam Fender are among the artists nominated for the 2022 Global Awards.
The annual ceremony returns on April 14 and will see the biggest names in music go head-to-head.
‘Easy On Me’ singer Adele is set to take on Anne-Marie, Becky Hill, Doja Cat, Mimi Webb, Olivia Rodrigo and Raye for best female, while the pop superstar is also up for best British act and top mass appeal artist.
Anne-Marie and Becky Hill earned the most nominations, with four nominations each.
As well as being both shortlisted for Best Female, Best Pop and Best British Act, Anne-Marie is up for Best Mass Appeal Artist and Becky is nominated for the Rising Star award.
The ‘My Heart Goes’ hitmaker takes on Mimi Webb, Olivia Rodrigo, Tate Mcrae, Tom Grennan, A1 X J1 and Arrdee for this final prize.
As for Ed, the top of the list will face Justin Bieber, Lil Nas X, The Weeknd, Years Years, Joel Corry, Dave, Aitch and Arrdee for the best man.
The ‘Bad Habits’ hitmaker could also be crowned Britain’s best act and best mass appeal artist.
Sam Fender is up for Best British Act and Best Independent Act.
Coldplay, Dave, KSI and Years Years are also among the contenders for Best British Act.
Little Mix is among the nominees for Best Group alongside Biffy Clyro, BTS, Coldplay, D-block Europe and Jonas Brothers.
Sir Elton John has received a nomination for Best Mass Appeal Artist, which will see the music legend go head-to-head with Adele, Coldplay
Ed and Anne-Marie.
The awards will also see the recipient of the most played song on Global’s radio stations in 2022.
Ashley Tabor-King OBE, Founder and Executive Chairman of Global, said, “The Global Awards bring together all of Global’s radio brands to celebrate the world’s most talented artists and broadcasters. We’ll be honoring the accomplishments of some of our listeners’ favorite artists. , bands, DJs, podcasters and some of music’s brightest rising stars, across a multitude of genres.”
Winners will be revealed on air, online and on Global Player.
An abbreviated list of nominees is:
Bloc D Europe
Lil Nas X
Best British Act
Best hip hop or RB
Best Independent Act
Florence + The Machine
Best Mass Appeal Artist
Best Dance Number
A1 X J1