Articles Tagged 'Richard Hawley'

Plan B (Ben Drew)

Mercury Prize Nominee Plans to Take A Break

Plan A was to make a film, record an album, and get his name out there. Now that that plan has been implemented, Plan B, the rapper, is now making a “Plan B” in light of his success. Ben Drew, the rapper’s real name, is considering taking a break before jumping into another venture, reports […]

Barclaycard Mercury Prize Albums of the Year Launch 2012

WATCH: All of the 2012 Mercury Music Prize Nominees in One Place

Mercury Music Prize, now the Barclaycard Mercury Prize, has released the shortlist of nominations. Take a listen to a single from each of the nominated albums. The winnner will be announced on November 1. Richard Hawley: “Standing at the Sky’s Edge” Plan B: “Ill Manors” Alt-J (∆): “An Awesome Wave” Django Django: “Django Django” The […]

‘Copper’: Five Great Richard Hawley Songs

If you’ve seen the trails across BBC America for the new series Copper, airing Sundays at 10/9c, you’ll have heard a song called “Leave Your Body Behind You” by the singer Richard Hawley. If not, here’s it is: So, here are the facts: Richard Hawley is from Sheffield. He’s a former member of Britpop also-rans […]