Drake, Cohen, The Weeknd, Nominated At BRIT Awards

Three of the five nominees in the International Male Solo Artist category at this year's BRIT awards are Canadian.

Drake, The Weeknd and the late Leonard Cohen are up against Americans Bruno Mars and Bon Iver for the award.

Drake is also nominated, with Future, for International Group.

David Bowie, Rihanna and The 1975 earned multiple BRIT Award nominations. International Female Solo Artist nomines include two Knowles sisters -- Beyoncé and Solange. 

Voting for the BRIT Awards is underway. The show, hosted by Canada's Michael Bublé, will take pace Feb. 22 at O2 Arena in London. 

Performers announced so far include Little Mix, Emeli Sande and The 1975.