Name: Kate TempestTrack name: Theme From Becky
Hometown: Brockley, London
Who? Award winning poet and now recording artist.
Why now? Having complimented her earlier work, including Ted Hughes Award-winning Brand New Ancients, with album Everybody Down earlier this year, Tempest is set to head out on a UK tour this winter, kicking off dates the O2 Academy in Oxford on 7 November, she’s also just been nominated for the 2014 Mercury Prize. Read our Q&A with Kate about her Speedy Wunderground collaboration last year.