Dave Wins 2019 Mercury Prize
Published Sep 19, 2019Following a reveal of the nominees back in July, Dave has won the 2019 Mercury Prize.
The English MC was awarded the prize for his debut studio album Psychodrama, which arrived this past March.
Dave's competition included Little Simz's GREY Area, slowthai's Nothing Great About Britain, Fontaines D.C.'s Dogrel, and Black Midi's Schlagenheim, among others.
As in years past, the 12 shortlisted albums were selected by an independent panel of judges, made up of writers, broadcasters and musicians.
Find the full list of 2019 nominees below.
2019 Mercury Prize Nominees:
Anna Calvi – Hunter
Black Midi – Schlagenheim
Cate Le Bon – Reward
Dave – Psychodrama
Foals – Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost – Part 1
Fontaines D.C. – Dogrel
IDLES – Joy as an Act of Resistance
Little Simz – GREY Area
NAO – Saturn
SEED Ensemble – Driftglass
slowthai – Nothing Great About Britain
The 1975 – A Brief Inquiry into Online Relationships