The nominees’ for the 2017 Mercury Prize have been announced. The annual award is given to the year’s best British album and is decided on by key figures in the industry. This year’s crop includes previous winners such as The xx and Alt-J.
See the full list below.
Alt-J – Relaxer
Blossoms – Blossoms
Dinosaur – Together, As One
Ed Sheeran – ÷
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
Stormzy – Gang Signs & Prayer
The Big Moon – Love in the 4th Dimension
The xx – I See You