Kate Tempest
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1985-12-22
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Kate Tempest

Kate Tempest Biography (Wikipedia)

Kate Tempest (born Kate Esther Calvert, 22 December 1985) is an English spoken word performer, poet, recording artist, novelist and playwright. She was at stage school, having been accepted at the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in Croydon. In 2013, she won the Ted Hughes Award for her work Brand New Ancients. She was named a Next Generation Poet by the Poetry Book Society, a once-a-decade accolade. Her albums Everybody Down and Let Them Eat Chaos have been nominated for the Mercury Music Prize. The latter's accompanying poetry book (also titled Let Them Eat Chaos) was nominated for the Costa Book of the Year in the Poetry Category. Her debut novel The Bricks That Built the Houses was a Sunday Times bestseller and won the 2017 Books Are My Bag Readers Award for Breakthrough Author. She was nominated as Best Female Solo Performer at the 2018 Brit Awards.

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Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: The Glastonbury Experience
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UK 2020
2020-06-25T20:31:53
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25
Jun
2020
Glastonbury: The Glastonbury Experience

Glastonbury: The Glastonbury Experience

13:15
UK 2020
6 Music Festival: 2020
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Camden
2020-03-08T20:31:53
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8
Mar
2020
6 Music Festival: 2020

6 Music Festival: 2020

Camden
Glastonbury: 2019
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2019-06-29T20:31:53
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29
Jun
2019
Glastonbury: 2019

Glastonbury: 2019

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Glastonbury: 2017
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2017-06-23T20:31:53
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23
Jun
2017
Glastonbury: 2017

Glastonbury: 2017

17:45
Worthy Farm, Pilton
Glastonbury: 2015
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2015-06-27T20:31:53
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27
Jun
2015
Glastonbury: 2015

Glastonbury: 2015

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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    Spoken Word at the BBC
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