tinariwen32A band of Tuareg musicians from the Sahara region have been crowned the winners of this year’s Uncut Music Award for best album.

Tinariwen won for their fourth album Imidiwan: Companions, beating the likes of Kings Of Leon and Bob Dylan…Other acts in the running for the award included Wilco, Animal Collective, Dirty Projectors, Grizzly Bear and The Low Anthem.

The prize is handed to the album judged to be the “most inspiring and rewarding” of the past 12 months.



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