Mercury Music Prize: Bookies Say Anyone But Bowie!
William Hill make David Bowie their 4/6 odds on favourite to win the Mercury Music Prize having been originally offerd at 4/1. The odds suggest that Anohni is second favourite at 7/1 with Skepta offered at 8/1.
“David Bowie was one of the most influential musicians of all time and it is tough to see any of the judging panel putting up another winner,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.
Mercury Music Prize Winner: 4/6 David Bowie, 7/1 Anohni, 8/1 Skepta, 10/1 Radiohead, 10/1 Michael Kiwanuka, 14/1 Kano, 16/1 Laura Mvula, 16/1 Bat For Lashes, 20/1 The 1975, 20/1 Savages, 25/1 The Comet is Coming, 33/1 Jamie Woon