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PJ Harvey scoops second Mercury Prize

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The singer PJ Harvey has become the first person to win the Mercury Prize twice.

Her first win came on 11 September 2001, when instead of collecting her award she "watched the Pentagon burn" from her hotel window in Washington.

The BBC's Colin Paterson reports on a little piece of musical history.


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