BRITs 2006: The Nominees
Kaisers and Blunt lead the way, while Dizzee and Dynamite fight for MTV Base's British Urban Act...
The nominees have been announced for the BRIT Awards 2006 with MasterCard and the MTV Base sponsored British Urban Act is one of the toughest to call.
Battling it out for the British Urban Act are Dizzee Rascal, Craig David, Lemar, Kano and Ms Dynamite.
Meanwhile, oh my god, they can't believe it - Kaiser Chiefs are joint leaders in the nominees stakes along with James Blunt. Both are up for five BRITs apiece.
Other artists rocking the multiple nominations are Coldplay with four, KT Tunstall, Franz Ferdinand and Madonna with three and Kate Bush who leaps back into the spotlight with two nods.
Previous multi-BRIT winner Robbie Williams is up for just one this year, Best British Male.
The BRIT Awards take place at London's Earl's Court on February 15.
Performances on the night come from Coldplay, Kanye West, KT Tunstall, Kelly Clarkson and nominee leaders James Blunt and Kaiser Chiefs - oh my god, they still can't believe it.
For the full list of nominees and to cast your votes, click on the link on the right.