Celeste on her “natural” next album: “I just want to feel like it’s truly myself”

The singer opened up about her plans for the future at the Mercury Prize 2021

Here are the bookies’ odds for who’ll win the 2021 Mercury Prize

The winner will be revealed tonight at a ceremony in London

Harry Styles, Lewis Capaldi and Celeste lead nominations for Ivor Novello Awards 2021

The likes of Fontaines D.C., Pa Salieu, Laura Marling and Dave have also been nominated

Celeste confirms she’s already writing her second album and talks Mercury Prize nod

Celeste says she'll give the £25,000 prize to her mum if she emerges victorious

Arlo Parks, Mogwai, Ghetts, Wolf Alice and more nominated for 2021 Mercury Prize

The winner of the prestigious prize will be revealed in September

Celeste live in London: low-lit romance and genuine feeling aplenty

The feted soul singer picks a venue that – atmospheric, smoky and intimate – suits her down the ground

Celeste shares reimagined version of ‘Stop This Flame’ with producer RX

The track has been reworked into a dancefloor hit

We’re gonna need a bigger farm: why Glastonbury 2022 could be the best in history

There's already enough talent available to make it the festival of a lifetime

The best albums of 2021 (so far!)

Here are the records that have brightened up our year so far