LRI has been involved with The Mercury Prize since it began in 1992. This year there were an eclectic and outstanding 12 acts chosen from the hundreds of applications for the best British or Irish Album of the Year.
Broadcast live across both BBC television and radio, LRI staged the show at the Eventim Apollo London and it was hosted by Annie Mac with ten live performances.
The amazing line-up included Everything Everything, Lily Allen, Everything Is Recorded, Nadine Shah, Sons Of Kemet, Wolf Alice, Novelist, Florence + The Machine, Jorja Smith, King Krule, Arctic Monkeys and Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds.
Watch the show here.