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Battle of the boys at the Brit Awards 2015

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Watch Leah's report live from the Brit Awards 2015

The 2015 Brit Awards kick off tonight with a 'battle of the boys' to scoop the most awards.

Sam Smith, Ed Sheeran and George Ezra are nominated for a massive 14 awards between them.

Tipped for Best British Female Act is FKA Twigs. James Bay has already been announced the winner of the Critics' Choice Award.

Sam Smith is up for five prizes, more than anyone else: best British male, breakthrough artist and best album.

Leah Boleto at the Brits 2015
Leah is on the red carpet for us - with a statuette of her own!

His album, In The Lonely Hour, has made him the only artist to sell more than a million albums in both the UK and US last year.

Ed Sheeran and George Ezra are just him behind with four nominations each.

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Brit Awards 2015: Battle of the Boys

Not just the boys

Jessie Ware is up for best British female against X Factor star Ella Henderson, FKA Twigs, Lily Allen and Paloma Faith.

Taylor SwiftAFP / Getty Images
Taylor Swift will perform her track Blank Space tonight

Taylor Swift is just one of the stars set to perform tonight. She's nominated in the best international female category alongside Beyonce, Lana Del Rey, Sia and St Vincent.

New hosts

This year's ceremony takes place in London's O2 arena and will be hosted by I'm A Celebrity... stars Ant and Dec, who replace James Corden who's done it for the past three years.