Santan Dave beat eleven other talented artists to win the 2019 £25k Mercury Prize for his first official album – Psychodrama.
The Hyundai Mercury Prize is given each year along with a cash prize for Best British album of the last year, to artists whose album deserves an accolade.
Dave, 21, has long been perfecting his lyrical craft since at least 2015 following years of family and psychological drama.
It is these commotions reflected poetically in the winning album and many of his other musics that has given Dave the recognition.
Since there is more talent to come from Dave, let’s get acquainted with five facts.Continue reading