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Interview: Kanya King

MOBOs founder Kanya King tells us how she set up the event and helped bring ‘urban’ music to the mainstream…

M meets… Labrinth

Watch our exclusive video interview with the talented singer/songwriter/producer, Labrinth. The man behind Tinie Tempah's massive summer hits is beginning a career as an artist in his own right, having had a UK number 3 hit with his debut single, Let The Sunshine.

PJ Harvey becomes 2011 Mercury winner

PJ Harvey has just become the first artist in history to win two Mercury Music Prizes. Jools Holland announced that the Dorset singer-songwriter scooped the 2011 award for her album Let England Shake at a ceremony held in the Grosvenor House Hotel ballroom, London.

Who’ll win the 2011 Mercury Prize?

Welcome to M’s guide to predicting this year’s Mercury Prize winner. Read on, place your bets and take your seats for the 20th Mercury Prize ceremony, which takes place tonight from 6.45pm. Highlights will be aired on BBC2 at 10pm, and the winner announced at 10.15pm. The ceremony will also be broadcast live on BBC Radio 6 Music.

The V Festival diaries

Tony Lawrence reports back on the Chelmsford shindig with a lineup that never fails to impress.

MOBO Awards

PRS for Music are proud to sponsor the MOBO Best Song award for the third year run