Uckfield’s Rag’n'Bone Man – real name Rory Graham – has won the Brits critics choice award for 2017. He will be presented with the award live on TV on Saturday, January 14.
Mike Smith, managing director of Warner/Chappell Music UK, Rag’n'Bone Man’s music publisher said: “This news caps off an incredible year for Rag’n'Bone Man. ‘Human’ has spent nine weeks at number one in Germany and is set to go Top 10 in the UK today.
“His success is built on years of hard work, crafting beautiful songs and building a loyal fan base.
“I know that 2017 will briong even more great things for one of the most original talents on the British music scene.”
See how the award was announced on the Brit Awards 2017 website: Rag’n'Bone Man to receive prestigious award.
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Read a biography of Rag’n'Bone Man on the Rescue Rooms website here.