One Direction's Niall Horan "Nervous" And "Excited" Ahead Of BRIT Awards 2012

The 'Gotta Be You' singer admits he is a mixture of emotions as he thanks fans for their support before the big night in London.

One Direction star Niall Horan has admitted he is feeling "so nervous" ahead of tonight's (21st February) BRIT Awards 2012.

The 'One Thing' star and his band are nominated for Best British Single for their hit track 'What Makes You Beautiful' and will go up against the likes of Adele, Ed Sheeran and JLS for the prize.

Taking to his Twitter account this morning, he tweeted: "Goodmorning! big big day today! Sooo nervous but excited,thank you all who have voted for us."

The former X Factor stars will head to London's O2 Arena tonight following a recent trip to France which resulted in the band being mobbed outside a train station.

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