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2011 Mercury Prize Nominees Announced

2011 Mercury Prize Nominees Announced

Wednesday 20th July, 2011 10:09AM

Considered one of the most credible music prizes around, the nominees for the British based 2011 Mercury Prize have been announced. Awarded to the artist or group with the best album of the year, the nominees are a typically diverse bunch. Last year's Mercury Prize was won by The xx while the 2009 award was taken out by Speech Debelle.

The nominees for 2011 are:

Metronomy The English Riviera

Adele 21

Everything Everything Man Alive

Ghostpoet Peanut Butter Blues & Melancholy Jam

Anna Calvi Anna Calvi

Tinie Tempah Disc-Overy

Elbow Build A Rocket Boys

Gwilym Simcock Good Days at Schloss Elmau

James Blake James Blake

PJ Harvey Let England Shake

Katy B On A Mission

King Creosote & Jon Hopkins Diamond Mine





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