Skepta to perform...
Idris Elba

Idris Elba is set to be a guest presenter at this year's Hyundai Mercury Prize.

The award ceremony returns to London's eventim Apollo on September 14th, with a number of top acts set to battle it out.

Guest presenter Idris Elba will be on hand to make sure things run smoothly, while organisers have added a further live performer.

2016 winner Skepta will appear at the Hyundai Mercury Prize, joining performances from alt-J, Blossoms, Dinosaur, Glass Animals, J Hus, Kate Tempest, Loyle Carner, Sampha, Stormzy, The Big Moon and The xx.

The winner of the Hyundai Mercury Prize 2017 will be announced on September 14th.

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