"I feel like I'm dreaming" he said as he accepted the award.
Sampha was announced tonight, Thursday, 14 September 2017, as the overall victor of the 2017 Hyundai Mercury Prize for Album of the Year.
Before handing over the prize, actor and DJ Idris Elba hailed the state of the United Kingdom music industry, saying: "English music is at the best it's ever been ever".
The young singer-songwriter took the industry by storm releasing his debut work in February this year on the music label Young Turks.
A sign of the award shifting to the mainstream was the nomination of chart-topper Ed Sheeran, who was the only nominee not to perform on the night at the Eventim Apollo in Hammersmith, west London.
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Russian war games with Belarus 'designed to provoke Nato'
The exercises, a variant of Soviet drills during the 1970s, were revived on a large scale by President Vladimir Putin in 2009. Russia and Belarus say the exercises, which last until September 20, will involve 5,500 Russian and 7,200 Belarusian troops.
Broncos hold off Chargers on MNF
On the other side of the ball Melvin Ingram proved why he and Joey Bosa will be a dominant edge rush duo throughout the season. If Siemian can consistently play at this level, then Denver could potentially be a dark horse coming out of the AFC West.
Serena Williams Shares First Photos And Name Of Her Baby Girl
Serena also shared a video that gave an insight to the "long" journey with moments during the pregnancy to the ones after birth. She recently revealed she is aiming to compete in the Australian Open in January. "I was just saving them (for myself)".