The 2016 Mercury Prize shortlist of albums has just been announced. This year’s list of nominated albums includes Bat For Lashes, David Bowie, Savages, ANOHNI and Radiohead. Check out the full list below.
The Hyundai Mercury Prize is awarded to the best British album of the year, as voted on by a panel of music industry professionals and journalists. This year’s winner will be named on September 15 at the Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith in the UK. Last year’s winner was Benjamin Clementine.
Anohni – Hopelessness
Bat For Lashes – The Bride
David Bowie – Blackstar
Jamie Woon – Making Time
Kano – Made in the Manor
Laura Mvula – The Dreaming Room
Michael Kiwanuka – Love & Hate
Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool
Savages – Adore Life
Skepta – Konnichiwa
The 1975 – I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it
The Comet Is Coming – Channel the Spirits