The shortlist for the 2022 Mercury Prize, the annual award for the best British album, has been revealed. It includes records by Little Simz, Wet Leg, Jessie Buckley & Bernard Butler, Self Esteem, Kojey Radical, Harry Styles, Yard Act and more. Here's the full list of 12 nominees:

  • Fergus McCreadie: Forest Floor
  • Gwenno: Tresor
  • Harry Styles: Harrys House
  • Jessie Buckley & Bernard Butler: For All Our Days That Tear the Heart
  • Joy Crookes: Skin
  • Kojey Radical: Reason to Smile
  • Little Simz: Sometimes I Might be Introvert
  • Nova Twins: Supernova
  • Sam Fender: Seventeen Going Under
  • Self Esteem: Prioritise Pleasure
  • Wet Leg: Wet Leg
  • Yard Act: The Overload

The 2022 Mercury Prize will be awarded at a gala ceremony on September 8 at the Eventim Apollo in London.

Arlo Parks' Collapsed in Sunbeams won the 2021 Mercury Prize.

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