Rudimental is an English drum and bass band, signed to Asylum Records, Atlantic Records, and Black Butter Records. The band consists of Piers Agget, Amir Amor, Kess Dryden and DJ Locksmith. Rudimental was nominated for a Mercury Prize in 2013 and won several other awards including the Brit Award, and the MOBO Award for Best Album. The band also received nominations at the MTV Europe Music Awards for Best New Act, and Best UK and Ireland Act. They have achieved multiple platinum awards for record sales in several countries including the UK and Australia.
Rudimental was founded in 2010. Two years later they rose to prominence when their single Feel the Love, featuring singer John Newman, topped the UK Single Charts. The band released further singles, including Not Giving In, featuring Newman and Alex Clare, Waiting All Night featuring Ella Eyre which also topped the chart in the UK, Right Here, featuring Foxes, Free featuring Emeli Sandé, and Powerless, featuring Becky Hill. The BBC called Rudimental the “festival band of the summer.” In 2013 their debut studio album Home debuted at number one in the UK Album Chart and was nominated for a Mercury Music Prize.