This year’s Mercury Prize shortlist for 2022 Album Of The 12 months has been exposed.
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At 11am these days (July 26), the Mercury Prize – in partnership with mobility app No cost NOW – verified that the 12 albums that have been shortlisted for the Album Of The 12 months award include Harry Styles’ ‘Harry’s House’, Little Simz’s ‘Sometimes I Could possibly be Introvert’, Sam Fender’s ‘Seventeen Going Under’, Soaked Leg’s self-titled album and Yard Act’s ‘The Overload’.
You can locate the total record of albums shortlisted for the coveted award underneath.
The shortlist for the 2022 Mercury Prize with Free NOW Albums Of The Calendar year are:
The awards clearly show for the event will acquire location on September 8 at London’s Eventim Apollo in Hammersmith. Tickets for the event are now available for order right here.
It was declared yesterday (July 25) that a handful of musicians including Anna Calvi, Lanterns On The Lake’s Hazel Wilde, Loyle Carner and Jamie Cullum served judge this year’s prize, alongside a assortment of broadcasters and critics.
The Mercury’s formal web site has also mentioned that the 12 nominated artists will “receive a specifically commissioned ‘Album Of The Year’ trophy, with the all round winner also obtaining a winner trophy and a funds prize of £25,000”.
This year’s Mercury Prize has also announced that it is new headline sponsor is the Cost-free NOW mobility application as part of a “multi-calendar year dedication from Free NOW to help British music”.
Very last calendar year, Arlo Parks walked absent with the 2021 Mercury Prize for her album ‘Collapsed In Sunbeams’. Pursuing her acquire, Parks executed album reduce ‘Too Good’ to a standing ovation.