Dapper Laughs is actually in the running for Best British Breakthrough at the BRIT Awards 2015We're not even joking.
well, this is all a piece atypical. Less than a month after comic Daniel O'Reilly introduced on BBC Newsnight that that "Dapper Laughs is long gone", it has been confirmed that the man or woman is within the strolling for a BRIT Award.
in advance this year, O'Reilly controlled to attain the top 20 together with his 'comedy' unmarried right moist and as a result, is inside the strolling for the exceptional British step forward prize. WTF?
The single covered lyrics like, "If she's lookin' at me however playin' with her hair by means of the give up of the night she'll need a wheelchair," simply FYI. How pleasant.
"Bands are eligible for British leap forward Act category if they have had an professional Charts organisation pinnacle 40 unmarried and/or artist album chart success inside the current eligibility duration," a BRIT Awards spokesperson reportedly advised The unbiased.
"they're no longer eligible if they have previously been nominated in any Brit Award category (except for Critics' preference) or had an respectable Charts corporation top 30 unmarried and/or artist album prior to the length."
in the intervening time, he is only on a longlist for the award, along side over ninety different acts and nonetheless has to make the very last shortlist. But on the other hand, it is an bizarre twist in activities considering the debate the individual induced and his subsequent choice to retire the act.
He stated in November: "Dapper Laughs is gone. I've spoken to my family. No longer simplest do I no longer want to carry on with it, I do not want to be visible to approve of it"
"It become notable at the start, but it has completely ruined the whole thing for me as a comedian. It is wrecked my existence to a certain extent."