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2010 Mercury Prize Goes to The xx

The Shakira-endorsed band snared the prize, handed out by U.K. and Ireland industry experts for the year’s best LP, for its debut album, The xx, besting the likes of Dizzee Rascal, Corinne Bailey Rae, and Mumford and Sons. Maybe this means hip music types will finally catch on to these guys! [Stereogum]