Multi instrumentalist Jack Garratt continues to be given the Brits Critics’ Choice prize.
The 24-year old told the BBC he was “humbled” to have the honour, which will be open only to new artists that will release their very first record next year.
The 2015 victor was James Bay, who scored the largest-selling debut of the year with the Calm and Chaos.
Garratt overcome against competition from piano and soul diva Izzy Bizu -based songwriter Frances to take the prize.
“Itis an absolute surprise.