Band hip-hop on to shortlist

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EDINBURGH rappers Stanley Odd have been named on the shortlist for the Scottish Album of the Year award.

Their album Reject is among the top ten, with the winner to be chosen at an awards ceremony in Glasgow on June 20.

The nomination comes ahead of a series of gigs in Scotland this summer, including at the Queen’s Hall on August 4.

Stanley Odd MC, Solareye, said: “We are over the moon to have made it on to the shortlist. The quality and diversity of the albums represented in the longlist is outstanding”