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And The Winner Is: Enya!



As always , it is a pleasure to know that Enya won in the recent Ireland’s Music Awards for Best Female Vocalist category. I know that friends in the Unity forum, Bray, Kerry,Treecat, Icaunus , Astro  and fellow pinoy Pher are also sharing the joy in this news. Congratulations Eithne Patricia Ní Bhraonáin.

2009 IMA Award Winners

Best Overseas Act
Cherish the Ladies

Best Celtic Group
Celtic Woman

Best Instrumentalist
Mike McGoldrick

Best Female Vocalist


Recording of the Year
The Galway Girl

Best Irish Traditional Group
Sharon Shannon Band

Best Contemporary Act
(With Trad, Folk or Celtic influence)
Saw Doctors

Best Overseas Act
(Europe Excluding Ireland)
Carlos Nunez

Best Young Irish Traditional Act

Event of the Year
Milwaukee Irish Fest

Best Newcomer (Act or Performer)
The High Kings

Best Folk Group
The High Kings

Best Revival Act
Moving Hearts

Services to Industry Award
Ciarán McMathúna

Best Composer
Brendan Graham

Best Male Vocalist
Brian Kennedy

Best Crossover Act (Performer or Group)
Frankie Gavin & Hibernian Rhapsody

Best Folk or Celtic Duo
Seamus Begley & Jim Murray

Hall of Fame Award
Kilfenora Céilí Band

More news can be found here.

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6 thoughts on “And The Winner Is: Enya!

  1. I agree kerry! I think it is about time. They say “heroes are not honored in their own countries”. Well! Ireland has proven that statement wrong. Yes we share the same pride that they have :)

      • I liked what she said about winter as the beginning and not the end of the story. Probably my favorite season. Can’t wait to get out and take photos in the snow.

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