Harvey’s ‘Stories’ takes Mercury

Singer accepts prize from Washington

LONDON — Eclectic singer P J Harvey has won the U.K.’s prestigious Mercury Music Prize for her album, “Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea.”

Harvey got the nod, which celebrates the artier end of British music, Tuesday night, but accepted the prize from Washington, were she was skedded to perform.

In her acceptance speech, Harvey expressed her shock at the terrorist attack on the U.S.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Marketplace

    Leave a Reply

    No Comments

    Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

    Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

    WordPress.com Logo

    You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

    Twitter picture

    You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

    Facebook photo

    You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

    Google+ photo

    You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

    Connecting to %s

    More Music News from Variety

    Loading