The singer, who won his second BRIT gong on Tuesday night for 'British Single Of The Year' for his 2020 summer anthem 'Watermelon Sugar', wore a bold Seventies-inspired Gucci Aria suit paired with a statement-making brown leather bag with a bamboo handle.
However, it wasn't just Styles' retro chic wool and silk double-breasted ensemble (with macro framed sequence print) that caught the attention of fans, rather - much to our surprise - his accent during his acceptance speech.
During the British star's speech viewers were quick to point out the hint of a burgeoning American accent from the former One Directioner.
Styles' fans and viewers watching last night’s BRIT Awards soon took to Twitter to question what they deemed to be a slight alteration in his Northern accent.
One user outwardly questioned the apparent change, writing: 'Why has #HarryStyles got an American accent all of a sudden? [sic]'
Another reference a popular audio clip frequently used on TikTok, noting: 'His accent said: baby I'm nit even here, I'm a hallucination [sic]'.
Some users, however, we're quick to defend the star and cite the fact that the apparent accent change is something that happens to a lot of people in instances of immigration or change in work environment.
One user tweeted: 'People talking about Harry Styles accent change...I envy people who can keep their accents after they’ve moved away because I am not one of them. It’s like I start to adapt after a few days and I have to tell people I’m not taking the p*ss and I don’t know why it happens lol. [sic]'
Another added: 'Harry Styles has got that thing I used to get when I sat next to someone in the office with a regional accent and you’d fully take it on within a week of knowing them. [sic]'
One noted: 'I can still hear the Cheshire boy loud and clear. But there’s definitely hints of accent coaching for his acting roles which make it a little softer than before! [sic]'
American or British, either way we'll be thinking of that suit for years to come.
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