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Famous BRIT School Alumni

Updated June 14, 2019 25.1k views13 items

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to BRIT School and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from BRIT School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from BRIT School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished BRIT School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended BRIT School are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from BRIT School.

This list has everything from Adele to Amy Winehouse.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to BRIT School?” and “Which celebrities are BRIT School alumni?”
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  • 1

    Amy Winehouse

    Arranger, Musician

    AgeDec. at 27 (1983-2011)

    BirthplaceLondon, England

    Amy Jade Winehouse (14 September 1983 – 23 July 2011) was an English singer and songwriter. She was known for her deep, expressive contralto vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres, including...  more

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  • 2

    Leona Lewis

    Activist, Songwriter

    Age36

    BirthplaceLondon Borough of Islington, London, England

    Leona Louise Lewis (born 3 April 1985) is a British singer, songwriter, actress, model and activist. She was born and raised in the London Borough of Islington in London, where she attended the BRIT...  more

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  • 3

    Jessie J

    Songwriter, Singer

    Age33

    BirthplaceChadwell Heath, London, United Kingdom

    Jessica Ellen Cornish (born 27 March 1988), known professionally as Jessie J, is an English singer and songwriter. Born and raised in London, she began her career on stage, aged 11, with a role in...  more

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  • 4

    Adele

    Arranger, Musician

    Age33

    BirthplaceTottenham, London, United Kingdom

    Adele Laurie Blue Adkins (born 5 May 1988) is an English singer-songwriter. After graduating from the BRIT School in 2006, Adele signed a recording contract with XL Recordings. In 2007, she received...  more

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  • 5

    Imogen Heap

    Keytarist, Songwriter

    Age43

    BirthplaceLondon Borough of Havering, London, United Kingdom

    Imogen Jennifer Heap (; born 9 December 1977) is an English singer-songwriter, record producer and audio engineer. Born in the London Borough of Havering, Heap became classically trained in piano,...  more

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  • 6

    Kate Nash

    Songwriter, Musician

    Age34

    BirthplaceDublin, Ireland

    Kate Marie Nash (born 6 July 1987 in Harrow, London) is an English singer-songwriter and actress who rose to prominence in the UK with the sleeper hit "Foundations" (2007). Her debut album, Made of...  more

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  • 7

    Age38

    BirthplaceCroydon, London, United Kingdom

    Kellie Shirley is an English actress who works in film, television, theatre and radio. She has also co-presented programmes for BBC2 and Channel 5. She is known for her role as Kirsty De La Croix in...  more
  • 8

    Dan Gillespie Sells

    Guitarist, Songwriter

    Age42

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Daniel Giles Gillespie Sells (; born 20 September 1978) is a British singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known as being the lead vocalist and frontman for the rock group The Feeling....  more
  • 9

    Tommy Bastow

    Musician, Actor

    Age29

    BirthplaceEpsom, Surrey, England, UK

    Thomas Derek "Tommy" Bastow (born 26 August 1991) is an English actor and musician from Epsom, Surrey. He is best known for playing the character Dave the Laugh in Paramount Pictures' Angus, Thongs...  more
  • 10

    Katy B

    Songwriter, Rapper

    Age32

    BirthplacePeckham, London, United Kingdom

    Kathleen Anne Brien (born 8 May 1989) is an English singer and songwriter. She released her debut studio album, On a Mission, in 2011, which spawned two top five hits, "Katy on a Mission" and "Lights...  more

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  • 11

    Charlene Soraia

    Singer-songwriter

    Age33

    BirthplaceSydenham, United Kingdom

    Charlene Soraia Santaniello Jones, known as Charlene Soraia, is a British singer-songwriter. She first became known with a cover of The Calling's "Wherever You Will Go", which peaked at number 3 in...  more
  • 12

    Jamie Woon

    Singer-songwriter, Singer

    Age38

    BirthplaceNew Malden, United Kingdom

    Jamie Woon is a British singer, songwriter and producer signed to Polydor who gained widespread acclaim in 2010 for his single, "Night Air", which was co-produced by Burial, following his previous...  more
  • 13
    The Feeling are an English rock band from Horsham, West Sussex. Following a limited release of their first single "Fill My Little World" in late 2005, the band entered the UK Singles Chart at #7 with...  more