Votes were able to be recorded via tweets so fans really did play a huge part in winning the prize.
However fans across the UAE could stop talking about it on Twitter on Thursday morning as the term “#ONEDIRECTIONBRIT” was trending in Dubai.
The group’s official account on the microblogging site added a tweet praising director Ben Winston. They posted: “A BIG thanks to the director of the #YouAndI video @benwinston #BRITs2015 #BritishVideo”
Zayn wrote on his personal Twitter account: “Woohoo.... :D can't thank you enough ! You amazing people ... Love ya's”
Meanwhile Louis added: “Thank youuuuuu to everybody who voted for us at The Brits :)”
Ed Sheeran won two gongs making him the only star to take home multiple awards on the night.
Other big moments in the show saw Madonna take a backwards tumble while performing and Kim Kardashian take a selfie on stage with the ceremony’s hosts Ant & Dec.
See the full winners list below:
British Female Solo Artist Paloma Faith British Male Solo Artist Ed Sheeran British Group Royal Blood International Female Solo Artist Taylor Swift International Male Solo Artist Pharrell Williams International Group Foo Fighters British Breakthrough Sam Smith Critics’ Choice James Bay British Producer Of The Year Paul Epworth British Album Ed Sheeran, X British Single Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk” British Video One Direction, “You & I”