Awards for Musicians

Last night a new Music Awards ceremony was held in London. It was the BBC Music Awards and the TV programme was watched by an audience of 4 million people.

The show featured some live performances by some of the most well-known music stars of 2014. The main winners were Ed Sheeran and Pharrell Williams.

Ed Sheeran is an English 23-year-old singer and songwriter  He sings his own songs and plays the guitar, drums and piano.

Pharrell Williams is an American musician, singer, songwriter and rapper and his music style is hip hop. He won the award for the best song of the year, called ‘Happy’ which has sold 10 million copies and become one of the best selling songs of all time.