BRITs 2012 statue unveiled

Designed by Sir Peter Blake, the gong for the 2012 BRIT Awards has been revealed.

Sir Peter is no stranger to iconic design, having created the 'Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band' album cover for The Beatles as well as for Band Aid’s 'Do They Know It’s Christmas?'.

It's been announced the 2012 BRIT Award ceremony will kick of on the 21st February at the 02 Arena in London and will be presented by James Corden.

Some of the biggest names in pop performed at last year's BRITs, including Rihanna, Adele, Cee-Lo Green and Take That.

Time will tell who will take to the stage in 2012 but you can see what the winners will be holding in their hands below:

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Pic: John Marshall/BRIT Awards/PA