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PJ Harvey

Polly Jean Harvey has released eight studio albums and is the only artist to have won the Mercury Prize twice.

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Occupation Internationally acclaimed musician.

Polly Jean Harvey has released eight studio albums and is the only artist to have won the Mercury Prize twice, for Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea (2001) and Let England Shake (2011). In addition to her musical career PJ Harvey paints, draws, sculpts, and writes poetry. In December 2013, she gave her debut public poetry reading at the British Library, and was a guest editor on BBC Radio 4's Today programme. She was also awarded an MBE for services to music.