Girls & Boys
(with the London
Community Gospel Choir)
This Is A Low
screens featured different visuals for
each song (including a spinning kebab for "Girls &
Date: 21 February
Event: Brit Awards
Location: O2, London, UK
Tour: 2012 tour
- Blur received the Outstanding
Contribution To Music award. The band were introduced by Ray
- "Tender" and "This Is A Low"
were broadcast outside the main ceremony on the Backstage
program. With these songs
counted, Blur's performance is the longest in the Brit Awards
- "Tender" featured the
32-piece London Community Gospel Choir. The
choir performed on the song for the first time since 2000.
- Due to time constraints, Adele's
winning speech was interrupted just before Blur's set.
This didn't help much as "Parklife" had to be cut off from the end
of the main broadcast.
- During the performance, Blur
were a worldwide trending topic on Twitter (see the
- The band's
Live From The BRITs EP was made available on iTunes shortly after the gig