FKA Twigs is now bookies' favourite to win Barclaycard Mercury Music Prize

FKA Twigs is the bookies' favourite, but who is the best outsider to bag the prize? Have a look at the odds!

FKA Twigs

The Barclaycard Mercury Prize is one of the most prestigious awards in music. The accolade often sees the winner gaining a boost in record sales, reaching a whole new audience and bagging themselves a nice cash prize. It's also a favourite for the bookies too, as the award is unpredictable and often goes for the underdog or the outsider.

Using William Hill's figures, FKA Twigs is the current favourite to take the prize home, with odds of 11/4. Kate Tempest is close behind though, with odds of 3/1. If you were looking to take a risk, however, GoGo Penguin are your band, with odds of 25/1. See the full list of odds below.

The Mercury Music Prize is revealed tomorrow night (29th October). Keep it Radio X to stay up to date with the result.

William Hill Mercury Music Prize Odds:


F.K.A Twigs 11/4
Kate Tempest 3/1
Royal Blood 5/1
East India Youth 10/1
Jungle 10/1
Nick Mulvey 10/1
Damon Albarn 14/1
Young Fathers 14/1
Anna Calvi 16/1
Bombay Bicycle Club 16/1
Polar Bear 20/1
GoGo Penguin 25/1

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