Just ahead of tonight’s Brit Awards, the best-selling urban acts who are nominated at the show have just been announced with Rihanna leading the pack.

The singer who celebrates her 25th birthday today, is nominated for the Best International Female award and has sold a total of 3,868,000 albums and singles since last year’s show.

In second place is Emeli Sande who has sold as total of 3.087 million albums and singles since the Brit Awards 2012.

However Emeli could see a surge in sales tonight if she wins her nominations, as she’s up for Best British Album, Best British Female and Best British Single.

You can view the list of the best-selling urban acts who are also nominated at tonight’s award show below:

  1. Rihanna (3.868m)
  2. Emeli Sande (3.087m)
  3. Adele (2.242m)
  4. Labrinth (1.751m)
  5. Jessie J (1.496m)
  6. Rita Ora (1.303m)

Pretty impressive, it will be interesting to see who tops next year’s list and who goes home with awards tonight!