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.

More Music

  • Justin Timberlake Slammed for Holding Listening

    Justin Timberlake Slammed for Holding Listening Party at Prince’s Paisley Park Studios

    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 […]

  • 2016 Billboard Music Awards Winners List

    Billboard Music Awards to Air Live Coast-to-Coast on NBC

    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 […]

  • Prince Dead Obit

    Prince Tribute Concert, Featuring Unreleased Material, Set for April 21

    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 […]

  • Pete Ganbarg

    Atlantic Records Names Pete Ganbarg President of A&R

    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 […]

  • Jack White

    Jack White Announces 2018 Tour Dates

    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 […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content