The Brit List: Idris Elba, Ricky Gervais, BRIT Awards (February 17, 2012)

Britain holds their answer to the Grammys, life’s too short for Ricky Gervais, and Luther star Idris Elba teams up with a ghost rider on the big screen. What’s on the Brit List this week? We’re counting down from No. 10…

10. Ben Howard

File this Devon-based singer-songwriter next to Damien Rice: Ben Howard‘s folky debut album Every Kingdom has already cracked the UK top 10 albums chart, and now he’s set to storm America, appearing at South By Southwest AND Bonnaroo this year.

NEXT: Keira Knightley and Colin Farrell steam things up

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