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PJ Harvey Wins Second Mercury Prize

PJ Harvey Wins Second Mercury Prize

Wednesday 7th September, 2011 10:14AM

PJ Harvey has taken out her second Mercury Prize for her new album Let England Shake! Harvey first one the Mercury Prize ten years ago for her fifth album Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea. There is much to admire here, what an exemplary talent Harvey is, both these albums are truly great.

Her fellow nominees were:

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
Katy B On A Mission
King Creosote & Jon Hopkins Diamond Minee





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