Rina Sawayama

Rina Sawayama says BPI are reviewing the Mercury Prize’s eligibility rules

Nominees are currently required to demonstrate British or Irish citizenship

Rina Sawayama criticises eligibility rules of Mercury Prize and the BRITs: “I fundamentally don’t agree with this definition of Britishness”

“If arts awards are creating their own sort of version of border control around their eligibility, I think that's really problematic"

Rina Sawayama teases ‘The Making Of SAWAYAMA’ documentary

The documentary's release date has yet to be confirmed

Rina Sawayama shares Bree Runway remix of ‘XS’

The track is lifted from Sawayama's self-titled debut album

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Listen to Rina Sawayama cover Lady Gaga’s ‘Dance In The Dark’

For a special Pride edition of Spotify's Singles series

Elton John names Rina Sawayama’s debut record his favourite album of the year

He said it's the "strongest album of the year by far"

Primavera Sound Festival announce 2021 line-up

The Barcelona festival will welcome the likes of Gorillaz, Tame Impala and The Strokes next year

Rina Sawayama drops cinematic new video for ‘Bad Friend’

The last video Sawayama shot before lockdown