Thursday, July 27, 2017
Blossoms, Stormzy, Ed Sheeran shortlisted for Mercury Prize 2017
Ed Sheeran, Stormzy, The xx and Alt-J were amongst the shortlisted acts of the 12 announced earlier today at London's Langham Hotel for the 2017 Mercury Prize.
Sheeran was nominated for his third album 'Divide', while The xx and Alt-J - who have previously won in 2010 and 2012 respectively - pick up for 'I See You' and 'Relaxer'.
The winner will be announced on September 14.
Stormzy - Gang Signs & Prayer
Alt-J – Relaxer
Blossoms – Blossoms
Dinosaur – Together, As One
Ed Sheeran – Divide
Glass Animals – How To Be A Human Being
J Hus – Common Sense
Kate Tempest – Let Them Eat Chaos
Loyle Carner – Yesterday’s Gone
Sampha – Process
The Big Moon – Love In The 4th Dimension
The xx – I See You