Ships have won the Choice Music Prize Album of the Year 2017 at a ceremony in Vicar Street tonight.
Fending off stiff competition form the likes of James Vincent McMorrow, Fangclub, Fionn Reagan, New Jackson, Otherkin, Talos, Marlene Enright and Come On Live Long to win the coveted prize, which they received for their album Percession. See the full list of nominees below.
RTÉ Choice Music Prize Album of the Year 2017 Nominees
Come On Live Long – In The Still
Marlene Enright – Placemats & Second Cuts
Fangclub – Fangclub
Lankum – Between The Earth and Sky
James Vincent McMorrow – True Care
New Jackson – From Night To Night
Otherkin – OK
Fionn Regan – The Meetings of Waters
Ships – Precession **winner**
Talos – Wild Alee
Previous recipients of the Choice Music Prize Album of the Year included Rusangano Family (last year), Soak, Two Door Cinema Club, Delorentos, Jape, The Gloaming, Julie Feeney, the Divine Comedy and more. For more information visit choicemusicprize.ie. Photo by: Graham Keogh