Brit Awards 2012 nominees in pictures: Adele, Coldplay, more
The full list of nominations were unveiled on January 12, with Sheeran receiving the most - for 'Best Single' for 'The A Team', 'Best Album' for +, 'Best Male' and 'Best Breakthrough'.
Florence + the Machine, Coldplay, Emeli Sandé, Bon Iver and Aloe Blacc were also recognised in two categories each.
The Brit Awards 2012 take place at London's O2 Arena on February 21. The show will be broadcast live on ITV1.
> Brit Awards 2012 nominations in full
Check out Digital Spy's gallery of every nominee and their respective category below:
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