'I feel like I'm dreaming a little bit, this is incredible, thank you guys so much, ' he said.
The Mercury Prize showcases a range of music genres by celebrating the best album by a British or Irish artist each year, picking a victor from a shortlist of 12.
Fellow British-Sierra Leonean, Idris Elba, was there to present him with the award.
The 28-year-old Sampha Sisay is a British singer, songwriter and record producer from Morden, South London.
The singer snagged the coveted United Kingdom prize-awarded to the best British album of the year-for his acclaimed debut album Process.
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Previous winners to appear on the 2017 list include The xx, who won with their self-titled debut album in 2010, and alt-J, who took home the prize in 2012.
In the United Kingdom, there is no more prestigious award in music than the Mercury Prize. Also representing the indie genre in 2017 were The Big Moon, with their debut Love In The 4th Dimension, while this year's jazz-related nominees were Dinosaur, a four-piece ensemble led by trumpet player Laura Jurd.
After accepting the trophy and the £25,000 prize money, he then played a second performance of (No One Knows Me) Like The Piano to a standing ovation. "I'd like to dedicate this award to my parents...they just wanted to give us the best upbringing possible".
The 2016 Mercury Prize went to grime hip-hop artist Skepta, for his album Konnichiwa in recognition of a resurgent homegrown genre.
The court had earlier accepted an appeal against the independence referendum, whose celebration is now illegal under Spanish law. But a big question mark remains over Barcelona, Catalonia's biggest city run by Mayor Ada Colau, a left-wing former activist.
In Florida , rising temperatures and a lack of power have made it especially hard for seniors and children in the days since Irma. She added that Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Brock Long was visiting affected areas Tuesday.
Richards pointed his fake gun with a laser pointer at the officers, who fire both the stun gun and their weapons. Initially, only two officers appear to be talking to Richards, but eventually a third officer arrives.
Prescott is a smart player surrounded by a terrific runner, a collection of quality receivers and the game's best offensive line. Cornerback Orlando Scandrick, who broke his left hand helping make a tackle in the first game, also remains questionable.
Overall, the terms of the new contract reflect the growing financial and technological potential of Azerbaijan and SOCAR. The project participants are BP (35.78%), Chevron (11.27%), ExxonMobil (8%), ONGC (2.72%), SOCAR (11.65%), Inpex Corp.
He says Thursday's suit also may help air evidence from the government investigation that would not otherwise be public. Google pushed back against the allegations. "And we have extensive systems in place to ensure that we pay fairly".
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