Liam Payne Reveals His BRIT Award Mysteriously Went 'Missing' As He Battles With Zayn In Nominations

15 January 2018, 17:07 | Updated: 16 January 2018, 16:40

Liam Payne Missing Brit Award

The former One Direction star was nominated for his first solo award at the Brit Awards with Mastercard 2018.

Liam Payne has said he is still yet to receive his BRIT Award for Best Video Of The Year after the gong went missing. 

The 24-year-old singer, who made his way to stardom in pop band One Direction, says he is still waiting for the award he accepted on behalf of the group for their win in the category last year.

Speaking at the Brit Awards with Mastercard 2018 nominations launch on Saturday night, Liam told heart.co.uk: "I still haven't received that BRIT Award yet, I just want to put that out there and say that it is still missing - I don't know where it is! Somebody, somewhere has [my award!]"

 

Meanwhile, Liam could be in with a chance of wining his very first Brit Award as a solo artist, after recieving two nods for British Single Of The Year and Best Video for his debut single 'Strip That Down'.

Speaking on his nominations, the heartthrob gushed: "It's amazing I can't believe it, I knew it was a big song but I never expected it to get this big. We just hit a billion streams the other day too!"

Liam will face stiff comeptition as he goes up against the likes of Clean Bandit, whose summer hit 'Symphony' is also nominated in British Single Of The Year category. 

He will also face off with former bandmate Zayn as they go head to head for Best Video. 

Meanwhile, Liam touched on the possibilty of a One Direction reunion in the future although he admits he is enjoying life as a solo pop star.

Speaking about his former bandmates Niall Horan, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson, he explained. "We're really enjoying the solo life right now, but I think we're just waiting for the call and when the time is right I'm sure we will."

British Album of the Year

·         Stormzy - Gang Signs and Prayer

·         Rag'n'Bone Man - Human

·         Dua Lipa - Dua Lipa

·         J HUS - Common Sense

·         Ed Sheeran - Divide

British Male Solo Artist

·         Ed Sheeran

·         Liam Gallagher

·         Loyle Carner

·         Rag'n'Bone Man

·         Stormzy

British Female Solo Artist

·         Paloma Faith

·         Kate Tempest

·         Jessie Ware

·         Laura Marling

·         Dua Lipa

British Group

·         Wolf Alice

·         Gorillaz

·         London Grammar

·         The xx

·         Royal Blood

British Breakthrough

·         Dave

·         Dua Lipa

·         J HUS

·         Loyle Carner

·         Sampha

Critics’ Choice Award

·         Jorja Smith - WINNER!

·         Mabel

·         Stefflon Don

British Single of the Year

·         Liam Payne - 'Strip That Down' featuring Quavo

·         Jax Jones feat. Raye - 'You Don't Know Me'

·         Clean Bandit - 'Symphony' featuring Zara Larsson

·         Rag'n'Bone Man - 'Human'

·         J HUS - 'Did You See'

·         Calvin Harris - 'Feels' featuring Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry and Big Sean

·         Dua Lipa - 'New Rules'

·         Ed Sheeran - 'Shape of You'

·         Jonas Blue - 'Mama' featuring William Singe

·         Little Mix - 'Touch'

International Male Solo Artist

·         Kendrick Lamar

·         Childish Gambino

·         Drake

·         Beck

·         DJ Khaled

International Female Solo Artist

·         Taylor Swift

·         Lorde

·         Bjork

·         Pink

·         Alicia Keys

International Group

·         Foo Fighters

·         Arcade Fire

·         LCD Soundsystem

·         HAIM

·         The Killers

British Video

·         Liam Payne - 'Strip That Down' featuring Quavo

·         Anne Marie - 'Ciao Adios'

·         Calvin Harris - 'Feels' featuring Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry and Big Sean

·         Clean Bandit - 'Symphony' featuring Zara Larsson

·         Dua Lipa - 'New Rules'

·         Ed Sheeran - 'Shape of You'

·         Harry Styles - 'Sign of the Times'

·         Jonas Blue - 'Mama' featuring William Singe

·         Little Mix - 'Touch'

·         Zayn and Taylor Swift - 'I Don't Wanna Live Forever'