Update: Benjamin Clementine’s At Least For Now has been awarded the 2015 Mercury Prize. Stream the winning album below.
The Barclaycard Mercury Prize, which names the best British album of a given year, announced their shortlist of nominees this morning, which includes recent releases from Aphex Twin, Florence + the Machine, Jamie xx, and Róisín Murphy a list of others. Check out the full shortlist below, or over at the Mercury Prize Facebook page.
Mercury Prize 2015 shortlist:
Aphex Twin – Syro
Wolf Alice – My Love Is Cool
Róisín Murphy – Hairless Toys
C Duncan – Architect
ESKA – ESKA
Florence and the Machine – How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful
Ghostpoet – Shedding Skin
Benjamin Clementine – At Least for Now
Jamie xx – In Colour
SOAK – Before We Forgot How to Dream
Gaz Coombes – Matador
Slaves – Are You Satisfied?