Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

Listen to the 2015 Mercury Prize Shortlisted Albums

The album's dead right?

Playlists are everything and everyone's just interested in one-off pop hits, OK?

Well, not everyone would agree, particularly those who await the announcement of the Mercury Music Prize shortlist each year, where 12 albums worthy of devoting a bit of time, effort and appreciation to are revealed by an expert panel.

But never mind the experts, click on the gallery below to discover who's got the nod - and an Spotify album playlist for each one will enable you to have a listen through and see which one gets your vote.


More


Related

killyourfriends1.jpg

Exclusive New Trailer for Kill Your Friends

bowie1.jpg

David Bowie has 'Officially' Retired from Touring

Comments

More

These iconic album covers look better as children

We couldn't do a version with the Nevermind baby

by Tom Victor
27 Apr 2017

Would you like to see Kermit The Frog cover R Kelly’s Ignition (Remix)

So baby give me that ribbet ribbet

by Gary Ogden
27 Apr 2017

Fake Radiohead cover of 'Gasolina' is the best thing on the internet

It's as real as you want it to be

by Matt Tate
26 Apr 2017

Check out the blistering new track from Judas

London-based quartet unveil 'Some People'

by Dave Fawbert
25 Apr 2017

The 10 best Mike Skinner remixes, B-sides, and rarities

The Main Lad is back and we're celebrating

by Tayler Willson
24 Apr 2017

If Ed Sheeran is really about to quit music, who are we to argue?

No harm in getting out while you're ahead

by Tom Victor
24 Apr 2017

The UK grime scene is backing Jeremy Corbyn to become Prime Minister

Finally some allies for the Labour party

by Tom Mendelsohn
24 Apr 2017

The 14 best covers of Prince songs that show his versatile genius

Some serious tunes

by Dave Fawbert
21 Apr 2017

Guy finds out his lost wallet led to a 14-year-long drinking challenge

This is some story

by Matt Tate
19 Apr 2017

The coolest record stores in the UK

Get your vinyl fix from these awesome places

by Dave Fawbert
19 Apr 2017