Young Fathers Win 2014 Mercury Prize

Awarded Earlier this Evening in London

Oct 29, 2014
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Early this evening, Young Fathers were awarded the Mercury Prize in a ceremony in London for their album Dead. They were up against some heavy competition, including Under the Radar favorites Anna Calvi, Damon Albarn, FKA twigs, and East India Youth.

For those who aren’t familiar with the Edinburgh, Scotland-based hip-hop quartet, check out the video for their single “Get Up” below. You can also revisit the list of the not-so-lucky winners further down the page.

 

2014 Mercury Prize Nominees:

Damon Albarn: Everyday Robots

Bombay Bicycle Club: So Long, See You Tomorrow

Anna Calvi: One Breath

East India Youth: Total Strife Forever

FKA twigs: LP1

GoGo Penguin: v2.0

Jungle: Jungle

Nick Mulvey: First Mind

Polar Bear: Each And Every One

Royal Blood: Royal Blood

Kate Tempest: Everybody Down

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