Meet 2013’s Barclaycard Mercury Prize Nominees

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Late last night the lovely Lauren Laverne announced this year’s Barclaycard Mercury Prize nominees. Out of an entry of 220 albums the shortlist below are in with a chance of joining previous winners Alt-J, PJ Harvey and The XX.

Bets are already being placed for who will take home the award from London’s Roundhouse on the 30 October. Check out the full shortlist below and Tweet us your thoughts on who you think should or shouldn’t have been included.

David Bowie – The Next Day


Foals – Holy Fire


Laura Mvula – Sing To The Moon


Villagers – Awayland


Arctic Monkeys – AM


Jake Bugg  – Jake Bugg


Disclosure – Settle


Laura Marling – Once I Was An Eagle


Jon Hopkins – Immunity


Savages – Silence Yourself


Rudimental – Home


James Blake Overgrown


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