Adele And Jessie J Lead Q Award Nominations

'21' star Adele and 'Price Tag' singer Jessie J both pick up three nominations, while Example, Ed Sheeran and Tinie Tempah also bag nods.

Adele and Jessie J are doing it for the girls at this year's Q Awards, both picking up three nominations, with Adele even bagging two in one category. 'Someone Like You' and 'Rolling In The Deep' are both up for Best Song.

Adele's fellow female contenders include Katy Perry, Lady Gaga and Beyonce.

Other stars bagging praise for their music are 'The A Team' singer Ed Sheeran, who is set to perform live at a special Q party ahead of the awards.

Example, Tinie Tempah, Wretch 32 and Cee Lo Green will all comete against Ed for Best Male.

See the full list of nominations below...

Breakthrough artist:

  • Ed Sheeran
  • James Blake
  • Jessie J
  • Katy B
  • Miles Kane

Best new act:

  • Everything Everything
  • Foster The People
  • Nero
  • The Vaccines
  • WU LYF

Best female artist:

  • Adele
  • Beyonce
  • Jessie J
  • Laura Marling
  • PJ Harvey

Best male artist:

  • Cee Lo Green
  • Ed Sheeran
  • Example
  • Tinie Tempah
  • Wretch 32

Best track:

  • Adele - Rolling In The Deep
  • Adele - Someone Like You
  • Aloe Blacc - I Need A Dollar
  • Arctic Monkeys - Don't Sit Down 'Cause I've Moved Your Chair
  • Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks


Best album:

  • Arctic Monkeys - Suck It and See
  • Bon Iver - Bon Iver
  • Elbow - Build A Rocket Boys!
  • The Horrors - Skying
  • PJ Harvey - Let England Shake

Best live act:

  • Beyonce
  • Biffy Clyro
  • Chase And Status
  • Coldplay
  • Elbow

Best video:

  • Ed Sheeran - You Need Me, I Don't Need You
  • Foo Fighters - Walk
  • Hurts - Wonderful Life
  • Jessie J - Do It Like A DudeLady Gaga - Judas
  • Katy Perry - Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)

Best act in the world today:

  • Arcade Fire
  • Arctic Monkeys
  • Coldplay
  • Kasabian
  • Muse
  • U2