Blur Close BRIT Awards 2012 With Greatest Hits Medley Performance - Video

22 February 2012, 10:25 | Updated: 22 February 2012, 11:48

The 'Parklife' band performed after being given the award for outstanding contribution to music.

Blur took to the stage at the BRIT Awards 2012 last night (21st February) for a medley performance to celebrate their award for Outstanding Contribution To Music.

The Britpop band gave the closing performance of the night when they led the crowd through a medley of some of their greatest hits.

Actor Ray Winstone presented the four-piece group with the prestigious gong, which is the band's fifth BRIT Award after winning a record-breaking four award back in 1995.

"Thank you very much .The last time we were here was 17 years ago and what happened that night seemed to have a really profound effect on our lives so it's very nice to come back and say thank you very much for this honour," frontman Damon Albarn told the O2 Arena audience while accepting the award.

After Adele accepted her Best British Album as the final award of the night Blur arrived on stage to close out the BRITs 2012 with a crowd-pleasing performance.

Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon, Alex James and Dave Rowntree kicked off their set with 'Girls and Boys' and went on to perform hits 'Song 2' and 'Parklife' before rounding off with 'Tender' and 'This Is A Low'.

Check out Capital's BRIT Awards area for full coverage from this year's ceremony and view a complete list of BRITs 2012 winners here.

Watch Blur's performance of 'Girls and Boys', 'Song 2' and 'Parklife' at the BRIT Awards 2012 below:

  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40
  1. 1
    Let You Love Me artwork
  2. 2
    Shallow artwork
  3. 3
    Woman Like Me artwork
  4. 4
    Promises artwork
  5. 5
    Lost Without You artwork
  6. 6
    Happier artwork
  7. 7
    All I Am artwork
  8. 8
    In My Mind artwork
  9. 9
    Electricity artwork
  10. 10
    Always Remember Us This Way artwork
  11. 11
  12. 12
  13. 13
  14. 14
  15. 15
  16. 16
    Girls Like You (feat. Cardi B) artwork
  17. 17
    I Love It artwork
  18. 18
    Back and Forth artwork
  19. 19
  20. 20
  21. 21
    Eastside artwork
  22. 22
  23. 23
  24. 24
    breathin' artwork
  25. 25
    Goodbye artwork
  26. 26
    This Is Me artwork
  27. 27
  28. 28
  29. 29
    God Is A Woman artwork
  30. 30
  31. 31
    Lost In Japan (Remix) artwork
  32. 32
    Shotgun artwork
  33. 33
  34. 34
  35. 35
  36. 36
  37. 37
  38. 38
    Don't Leave Me Alone (feat. Anne-Marie) artwork
  39. 39
  40. 40
  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40
Visit the site