BRITs 2013: One Direction and Emeli Sande win BIG, full winners’ list revealed

The BRITs 2013 was the year for One Direction, Emeli Sande and Ben Howard.

One Direction won the award for Global Success. Copyright [Rex]Emeli Sande bagged the Best British Album and British Female BRIT Awards.

Ben Howard was a surprise winner, walking away with British Male and British Breakthrough.

And then came the surprise award, the BRIT for Global Success which OBVS went to One Direction who have had an insanely successful year, selling shed loads of records and achieving worldwide domination.

Emeli Sande also picked up two gongs. Copyright [Rex]One Direction were naturally over the moon with their award, and thanked their fans and families. Awww.

Simon Cowell even made it along to the awards to cheer on the One Direction boys.

One Direction also gave a brilliant performance of their new single, One Way or Another/Teenage Kicks.

1D joined an impressive line of performances at this year's awards, including Robbie Williams, Justin Timberlake, Taylor Swift, Mumford and Sons and Emeli Sande.

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Full BRITs 2013 Awards winners' list

Critics' Choice Award

Tom Odell

British Female Solo Artist

Emeli Sande

British Breakthrough

Ben Howard

British Group

Mumford & Sons

Best Male Solo Artist

Ben Howard

International Female Solo Artist

Lana Del Rey

Best British Single

Adele, Skyfall

International Male Solo Artist

Frank Ocean

British Album of the Year

Emeli Sande, Our Version of Events

Award for Global Success

One Direction