Sam Fender vows to present Low Lights Tavern pub in North Shields with Brit Award if he wins

Sam Fender has vowed to give North Shields pub Low Lights Tavern a Brit Award so it can transform into a beer dispenser while bidding for votes in the Best Rock/Alternative category.

Seventeen Going Under star Sam already has a Brit to his name, having been voted a Critics Choice award recipient back in 2019.

He has since been nominated in the Best New Artist category, lost to Lewis Capaldi in 2020 and is up for this year’s Artist of the Year, Album of the Year and Best Rock/Alternative.

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The winner of the latter is chosen by the audience and likewise voting on TiTok opened, Sam took to Instagram to urge fans to get behind him.

In the same video, he promised to exhibit the Brit at his beloved Low Lights Tavern should he win.

The pub where Sam recorded a special appearance for America’s The Tonight Show last year is already home to Sam’s Critics Choice trophy.

Sam Fender gets North Shields’ Low Lights Tavern on The Tonight Show in America
(Image: The Tonight Show/YouTube)

And Sam told fans that if he were to win the gong for best rock/alternative, he wanted it to be a beer pump at low lights.

Explaining how Brits’ public voting is working this year, he said: ‘I’ve been nominated for a Brit Award, good for three; but there is one that fans have voted for and voted for on TikTok.

“So if you can, you can vote for us 10 times a day if you’re such a legend.

“So I can have another Brit Award and put it in the pub and turn it back into a barbel.”

He ended the Insta video by saying, “If you want to see the whole band go wild on stage then vote for us.”

In addition to Sam’s category, TikTok users will also crown the winners in the Best Dance Act, Hip Hop/Grime Act, and Pop/RnB Act categories.

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