‘Let England Shake’ is now sitting at Number Two on the Amazon.co.uk chart, behind fellow nominee, Adele and her second album ’21’. Harvey praised Adele‘s singing voice after winning the award and also admitted that she was now a fan of Everything Everything after seeing them perform at the ceremony.
Paul Firth, head of music buying at Amazon said:
The Mercury Prize is an important award for any artist, new or established, and always has an immediate effect on sales. It will be interesting to see whether PJ Harvey will surpass Adele at the very top of the charts over the coming days.
Read NME’s review of ‘Let England Shake’ and scroll down to watch an exclusive interview in which she discusses her remarkable album.