FKA Twigs tops Mercury Prize odds

Nominations for this year's Mercury Music Prize were announced last night (10th September), and it seems like FKA Twigs is already the bookies favourite to win the award.

The singer/producer's debut album 'LP1' is sitting pretty at the top of the Ladbrokes odds with 5/2 on, with Kate Tempest's 'Everybody Down' on 7/2, and the biggest selling album on the list, Royal Blood's self titled debut, is sitting at 4/1 so far.

Although the Mercury Prize is not best known for giving in to bookmaker's expectations, even this year's rank outsiders Polar Bear, GoGo Penguin and Nick Mulvey are still all at a respectable 20/1 on.

Visit http://www.mercuryprize.com to see and hear all of this year's nominations and see below for the full list of bookie's odds for all albums.

FKA Twigs - 'LP1' 5/2
Kate Tempest - 'Everybody Down' 7/2
Royal Blood - 'Royal Blood' 4/1
Jungle - 'Jungle' 7/1
East India Youth - 'Total Strife Forever' 8/1
Damon Albarn - 'Everyday Robots' 12/1
Young Fathers - 'Dead' 16/1
Bombay Bicycle Club - 'So Long, See You Tomorrow' 16/1
Anna Calvi - 'One Breath' 16/1
Polar Bear - 'In Each And Every One' 20/1
GoGo Penguin - 'v2.0' 20/1
Nick Mulvey - 'First Mind' 20/1

More News

Jessie Ware unveils new video for 'Tough Love'

After singer/songwriter Jessie Ware unveiled the first single from her forthcoming second studio album 'Tough Love' last month, the London-based... 6 years 7 months ago

Death From Above 1979 unveil new track 'Trainwreck 1979'

After last month's news that Death From Above 1979 will be releasing their second album later this year, ten years after their debut 'You're A Woman... 6 years 7 months ago

Roni Size announces new solo and Reprazent albums

Drum n bass pioneer Roni Size has announced that he plans to release two album over the next 18 months, the latter being from his award-winning... 6 years 7 months ago

Alt-J unveil new track 'Left Hand Free'

After the unveiling of 'Hunger Of The Pine' last month, the first single taken from their forthcoming album 'This Is All Yours', Alt-J have now... 6 years 7 months ago

Pink Floyd to release first album in 20 years

Legendary prog-rock outfit Pink Floyd will break their two decade recorded silence later this year with the release of their fifteenth studio album '... 6 years 7 months ago

Disclosure remix Usher's 'Good Kisser'

Following on from their remix of Pharrell's 'Frontin' last month, sibling production duo Disclosure return with their latest rework of Usher's 'Good... 6 years 8 months ago

Camden Crawl goes into liquidation

Camden Crawl has just announced that it has gone into liquidation after 19 years. The North London, venue-hopping festival occupied 25 clubs and... 6 years 8 months ago

Simian Ghost announce new album

Sweden's alt-pop trio Simian Ghost have announced a new album is due to arrive later this year. The band's forthcoming third album 'The Veil'... 6 years 8 months ago

Death Grips announce split

US electro hip-hop trio Death Grips have announced their split with immediate effect via a statement on their Facebook page. Although they have... 6 years 8 months ago