NI Music Prize 2019 · The Highlights

The NI Music Prize in 2019 highlights from the evening.

Thanks to Snow Patrol, Steve Strange, Strange New Places, Ryan Vail & Elma Orkestra, Saint Sister, Jordan Adetunji.

Thanks to Belfast City Council, Belfast Music, Arts Council NI, PRS for Music, PPL, Help Musicians, Bushmills Irish Whiskey, SMARTS, The Ulster Hall, Magic Kite, Just Lite, BBC Radio Ulster, BBC Music Introducing & Across The Line.

Outstanding Contribution to Music – Presented to Steve Strange by Gary Lightbody of Snow Patrol.

Oh Yeah Legend Award – Presented to Snow Patrol by Mike Edgar and Stuart Fleming from PRS for Music.

Best Album – Presented by PPL – Winner – Ryan Vail & Elma Orkestra – Borders – Presented by Shona McCarthy, Chair of Oh Yeah, and Peter Leathem, Chief Executive of PPL.

Best Live Act – Sponsored by Bushmills Irish Whiskey – Winner – Sister Ghost – Presented by Paul Connolly of The Wood Burning Savages and Patrick Morgan from Bushmills

Best Single – Supported by Help Musicians – Winner – Junk Drawer – ‘Year of The Sofa’ – Presented by Phil Taggart from BBC Radio 1 and Claire Gevaux from Help Musicians.

Oh Yeah Contender Award in Association with BBC Music Introducing Across The Line. – Winner – Cherym – Presented by Gemma Bradley of Across The Line and Charlotte Dryden from Oh Yeah.