Lizzo and David Guetta join The BRIT Awards 2023 setlist as pair confirm they will perform at annual event alongside Harry Styles, Sam Smith, Wet Leg, Cat Burns and Kim Petras
Lizzo and David Guetta will perform at the the forthcoming BRIT Awards when they take place at London’s O2 Arena on February 11.
The pair have been confirmed as last minute additions, with Cat Burns, Wet Leg, Harry Styles, Sam Smith and Kim Petras already been announced for the show, which will broadcast live on ITV1 and ITVX.
US megastar Lizzo, 34 – nominated for International Artist of the Year and International Song of the Year for About Damn Time -will perform at the annual event for the second time following her divisive appearance onstage at the BRITs in 2020.
New addition: Lizzo will perform at the the forthcoming BRIT Awards when they take place at London’s O2 Arena on February 11
French DJ Guetta, 55, will be joined by singers Ella Henderson and Becky Hill – both first time performers at the ceremony – after receiving an International Song Of The Year nomination for I’m Good (Blue), his collaboration with Bebe Rexa.
Commenting on the nomination, he said: ‘It’s a great honour to be nominated for the BRIT Award, as I have always felt a strong connection to British music and culture and had amazing experiences here.
‘I’m Good is my seventh number one record in the UK, so thank you! The UK dance scene is full of incredible artists, so to be recognised once again means a lot to me. This collaboration with Bebe is the gift that keeps on giving, and we are both so grateful to be nominated!’
Becky Hill – another nominee for best Dance Act – said: ‘My first BRITs performance!!! This is what dreams are made of and I’m so excited to be performing alongside David Guetta who handed me my Best Dance Act BRIT last year.
‘This is a real moment for me & with another BRIT nom this year is an incredible way to start 2023.’
Ella Henderson said: ‘Am beyond excited to be performing at The BRITs 2023! Growing up, I remember watching the BRITs live performances from so many iconic artists that I idolised and I always dreamt of one day being up on that stage.
‘So to be a part of this year’s lineup alongside some incredible artists is an absolute honour! I can’t wait – what an amazing way to kick off this year!’
Harry Styles, Wet Leg, Cat Burns and Sam Smith with Kim Petras were previously confirmed to perform.
The former One Direction singer is joint place with Wet Leg for the most nominations at the upcoming ceremony, with four apiece.
Styles is up for the coveted Artist of the Year prize, alongside Central Cee, George Ezra, Stormzy and Fred Again, and is also shortlisted for Mastercard Album of the Year, Song of the Year and Pop/R&B Act.
Indie stars Wet Leg received nods for Mastercard Album of the Year, Group of the Year, Best New Artist and Alternative/Rock Act, while Sam and Kim are set to perform their mega-hit Unholy.
The awards will be hosted by Mo Gilligan for the second year running.
BRIT AWARDS 2023: THE NOMINATIONS
Mastercard Album Of The Year
The 1975 – Being Funny In A Foreign Language
Wet Leg – Wet Leg
Harry Styles – Harry’s House
Stormzy – This Is What I Mean
Fred Again – Actual Life 3 (January 1 – September 9 2022)
Artist Of The Year
Group Of The Year
Bad Boy Chiller Crew
Best New Artist
Song Of The Year With Mastercard
Aitch – Baby Ft Ashanti
Cat Burns – Go
Dave – Starlight
Ed Sheeran And Elton John – Merry Christmas
Eliza Rose And Interplanetary Criminal – Baddest Of Them All
George Ezra – Green Green Grass
Harry Styles – As It Was
Lewis Capaldi – Forget Me
Lf System – Afraid To Feel
Sam Smith And Kim Petras – Unholy
Best Alt Rock
Hip Hop/ Grime/ Rap
International Artist Of The Year
International Group Of The Year
Drake And 21 Savage
First Aid Kit
International Song Of The Year
Beyonce – Break My Soul
David Guetta And Bebe Rexa – Aim Good
Fireboy Dml & Ed Sheeran – Peru
Mauro Castillo, Stephanie Beatriz, Carolina Gaitán, Rhenzy Feliz, Encanto – Cast, Adassa, Diane Guerrero – We Dont Talk About Bruno
Gayle – Abcdefu
Jack Harlow – First Class
Lizzo – About Damn Time
Calum Scott And Lost Frequencies – Where Are You Npow
One Republic – I Ain’t Worried
Taylor Swift – Antihero