Brit Nominations 2022





Russells would like to congratulate the following on their nominations for the Brit Awards 2022:

Album of the Year

  • Sam Fender – “Seventeen Going Under”
  • Inflo – in relation to his production of the album, “Sometimes I Might Be An Introvert” by Little Simz

Artist of the Year

  • Sam Fender

Best Group

  • Coldplay
  • Wolf Alice

Song of the Year

  • Glass Animals – “Heat Waves”

Brits Rising Star

  • Lola Young (nominee)

Best rock/alternative

  • Coldplay
  • Glass Animals
  • Sam Fender
  • Wolf Alice

The winners will be announced at The Brits ceremony in London on 8 February, 2022.

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Music Support – Addiction and Recovery Training Workshop

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Job Vacancy – Commercial Team Secretary

We are currently looking to recruit a team secretary to join the firm’s Commercial department.  The position will start as soon as possible.

Job description:

  • Salary circa £25,000.00 PA
  • Supporting Solicitors and PAs in the Commercial department
  • Front of house/Reception cover
  • Potential for future job progression
  • Minimum experience 1 year in a similar role
  • Looking for a hardworking, team player with a can do attitude who would like to get stuck into the role and stay with us long term
  • Interest in media & entertainment/music beneficial
  • 20 days holiday (extends after 2 years)
  • Based in our central London office 9.30am–5.30pm Monday to Friday
  • Interest free season ticket loan, cycle to work scheme and pension scheme

Please send CVs and covering letters to:

Welsh Music Prize – Kelly Lee Owens

Russells would like to congratulate Kelly Lee Owens who has won this year’s Welsh Music Prize for her album “Inner Song”.

‘It feels amazing’ … Kelly Lee Owens performing in August.

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DJ Mag’s Best Of British Awards 2021


We would like to congratulate label, BEAUTIFUL, led by SHERELLE, for its compilation “BEAUTIFUL PRESENTS: BEAUTIFUL VOL. 1” being nominated for Best Compilation at DJ Mag’s Best Of British Awards 2021.

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MOBO Nominations

Russells would like to congratulate the following artists on their nominations at this year’s MOBO Awards:

  • Celeste nominated for Album of the Year with “Not Your Muse”;
  • Sault nominated for Best RNB/Soul Act;
  • Berwyn nominated for the Newcomer Award; and
  • Potter Payper nominated for both Male Act and Hip Hop Act.

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Lola Young – John Lewis Christmas Advert

Russells would like to congratulate Lola Young who has been chosen to sing the song on this year’s John Lewis Christmas advert.  Lola will be covering Philip Oakey and Giorgio Moroder’s Together In Electric Dreams.

Russells – Times Top 200 Law Firms

We are very pleased to report that Russells have been listed in the Times Top 200 Law Firms.


Congratulations to Shaznay Lewis, Carla Marie Williams and Shauni Caballero who were awarded and recognised at this year’s ceremony.

Shaznay Lewis received an award for Inspirational Artist.

Carla Marie Williams, founder of Girls I Rate, received an award for Campaigner of the Year.

Shauni Caballero, founder of The Go 2 Agency and co-founder of G293 Publishing, was inducted in the 2021 Roll of Honour.

Further info here: 2021 Winners: Women in Music 2021 (


Congratulations to the Russells Running Club (this time Jo Brittain,  Ryan Vince, Lucy Hoare, Simon Esplen and  Philip Teale) who took part in this weekend’s Royal Borough Of Kingston Half Marathon.