Mercury Prize: All the past winners

Remind yourself of all 25 winners of the Mercury Prize and see how they've fared.

This year's Mercury Prize looks set to be another hotly-contested affair, with the likes of Blossoms, Stormzy, Ed Sheeran and The xx fighting it out for the prestigious award (click here to read up more on the full shortlisted albums). 

But can you remember all 25 previous winners of the prize? Ahead of this year's big reveal on BBC Four and BBC Radio 6 Music, refresh your memory on the big, the bold, and occasionally forgotten winners of the Mercury Prize.

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Look through every Mercury Prize winner below: 

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Sampha (2017)

This year's Mercury Prize winner will be announced at an awards show held at London's Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith on Thursday, September 14. The event will feature live performances from the majority of the twelve shortlisted artists, broadcast on BBC Four and BBC Radio 6 Music.