9:30 Coffee Break: Mercury Prize List

'The Next Day' by David Bowie was one of the nominees for the Mercury Prize.
'The Next Day' by David Bowie was one of the nominees for the Mercury Prize. (Album art)

The shortlist for the Mercury Prize (pretty much the best UK released album of the year) was announced yesterday. The nominees for this year are: Arctic Monkeys - AM, David Bowie - The Next Day, Disclosure - Settle, Foals - Holy Fire, Jake Bugg - Jake Bugg, James Blake - Overgrown, Jon Hopkins - Immunity, Laura Marling - Once I Was an Eagle, Laura Mvula - Sing to the Moon, Rudimental - Home, Savages - Silence Yourself, Villagers - Awayland.

We're going to play songs from the Mercury Prize nominees for today's 9:30 Coffee Break. What songs from the above artists to you want to hear?

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