Saturday 20 January 2018

One Direction fans just can’t cope with Royal Blood’s Best British Group Brits win

Ben Thatcher (left) and Mike Kerr of Royal Blood after winning the Best New Band and Best Live Band awards at the NME Awards 2015 with Austin, Texas at the O2 Brixton Academy, London.
Ben Thatcher (left) and Mike Kerr of Royal Blood after winning the Best New Band and Best Live Band awards at the NME Awards 2015 with Austin, Texas at the O2 Brixton Academy, London.
Mike Kerr and Ben Thatcher of Royal Blood arriving for the 2015 Brit Awards at the O2 Arena, London.
Aoife Kelly

Aoife Kelly

It's impossible to please everyone when it comes to awards ceremonies, and the BRITs are no different although One Direction fans were more vocal than most in expressing their dissatisfaction at the results.

Staunch One Directioners took to Twitter to voice their anger over British duo Royal Blood winning Best British Group at the BRITs, beating the former X Factor fivesome.

Most had never heard of the Royal Blood rockers whilst others were simply confused as to why they had beaten their beloved boyband. 

Here's a sample of their responses, but beware - some, in their anger, resorted to fairly bad language...

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