Posts tagged under Mercury Prize
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Album Review: Young Fathers – Cocoa Sugar

It’s extremely difficult in the modern age for artists to safely progress. A step too far and they can lose

21/03/2018
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Skepta Wins Mercury Prize 2016

The London-born grime artist scoops the award for his fourth studio album, Konnichiwa, beating the likes of David Bowie, Bat

16/09/2016
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Benjamin Clementine wins Mercury Prize

The former homeless busker dedicates win to Paris victims. Singer-songwriter Benjamin Clementine has won the Mercury Prize Award for his

21/11/2015
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Mercury Prize nominations revealed

Aphex Twin, SOAK, Wolf Alice and more make up this year’s list. Yep, it’s that time of year again. The

16/10/2015
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FKA Twigs Makes U.S. Television Debut

The hip-hop visionary performed ‘Two Weeks‘ on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Mercury Prize nominated hip-hop sensation FKA Twigs

14/11/2014
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Young Fathers Win Mercury Prize For Album Of The Year

Young Fathers were tonight announced the winners of the 2014 Barclaycard Mercury Prize for Album of the Year with their

29/10/2014
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Ghostpoet Announces UK Tour And Free Download

Two years on from the release of his Mercury nominated debut album ‘Peanut Butter Blues and Melancholy Jam’, Ghostpoet announces

27/02/2013
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Reading & Leeds Festival: Biffy Clyro, System Of A Down, Fall Out Boy And More

Following on from their recent UK chart-topping, Scottish rockers Biffy Clyro have been confirmed as the second ‘Main Stage’ headliner

04/02/2013
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Reading & Leeds Festival Announce First Headliner

Even with promises from festival organiser Melvin Benn of “More dance music, quite a bit more other bits and pieces”

12/12/2012
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Mercury Prize – What Does It Do?

Many congratulations to Alt- J on their Mercury music prize success, pipping more established artists to the revered industry accolade

05/11/2012