Performers confirmed

The 2017 Hyundai Mercury Prize Awards Show will feature live performances from many of the shortlisted artists including alt-j, Blossoms, Dinosaur, Glass Animals, J Hus, Kate Tempest, Loyle Carner, Sampha, Stormzy, The Big Moon and The xx.

The show will take place on 14 September 2017 at the Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith. Get your tickets to watch the incredible artists who have produced our albums of the year. The evening will culminate in the announcement of the overall winner of the 2017 Hyundai Mercury Prize for ‘Album of the Year’.  

The Hyundai Mercury Prize ‘Albums of the Year’ celebrate and promote the best of UK music, recognising artistic achievement across an eclectic range of contemporary music genres. 

Those at home will be able to watch the performances and the moment the winner of the Mercury Prize 2017 is announced live, as from 9pm the Prize’s broadcast partner, BBC Music, will be providing live television of the event on BBC Four. Ahead of this, BBC Two will broadcast a 30 minute documentary previewing the shortlisted artists for the 2017 Prize. BBC Radio 6 Music will also be broadcasting live on the night, building up to the moment the winner is announced and interviewing the recipient.

Hyundai Motor is very proud to support innovation in British music and will celebrate all the shortlisted artists as we build up to this year’s awards show.  

The Prize’s digital music partner, Apple Music, will be promoting the Mercury Prize from the shortlist announcement through to the Awards Show in September. Apple Music will also help music fans discover new music with dedicated playlists featuring the shortlisted artists, albums and more. 

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