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2014 Mercury Prize Nominees Feature Rhythm Lab Radio Favorites

Today, the prestigious Mercury Prize announced the nominees for album of the year. Several of the nominees are currently Rhythm Lab Radio favorites and some of them were also featured in Rhythm Lab's Top 75 songs of the year (so far). Favorites include albums from Nick Mulvey, FKA twigs, Jungle, Young Fathers, and Damon Albarn. Tune into this week's Rhythm Lab Radio this Friday, where we will highlight the music of the nominees. Here is the complete list of nominees for this year's Mercury Prize. The winner will be announced on October 29.  Last year's winner was another favorite, James Blake's Overgrown.

FKA twigs - LP1
Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots
Young Fathers - Dead
East India Youth - Total Strife Forever
Bombay Bicycle Club - So Long, See You Tomorrow
Anna Calvi - One Breath
Go Go Penguin - v2.0
Nick Mulvey - First Mind
Polar Bear - In Each and Every One
Kate Tempest - Everybody Down
Royal Blood - Royal Blood
Jungle - Jungle

We also created a Spotify playlist, where you can get taste of each of the nominees' albums.  

Check out some music videos of our favorites.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Director of Digital | Radio Milwaukee