Mercury Prize 2011 Nominees Announced
PJ Harvey, Tinie Tempah and Adele are among this year's picks…
The nominees for the PJ Harvey,Tinie TempahandAdele are among the dozen nominees announced for the prize, which is awarded for the best album from the United Kingdom and Ireland and is chosen by a panel of musicians, music executives, journalists and other members of the music industry.
Adele and PJ Harvey are currently the favourites to bag the accolade, with bookmakers Anna Calvi - Anna Calvi
James Blake - James Blake
Metronomy - The English Riviera
Elbow - Build A Rocket Boys!
Tinie Tempah – Disc-Overy
PJ Harvey - Let England Shake
Adele - 21
Everything Everything – Man Alive
Gwilym Simcock - Good Days at Schloss Elmau