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These are the Choice Music Prize Irish songs of the year for 2015

The final winner will be announced at Vicar Street in March.

Image: Associated Press

THE LIKES OF Hozier, Kodaline and Fight Like Apes all make the shortlist for the Choice Music Irish Song of Year for 2015.

If you have a problem with one of those three artists, or, for that matter, any of the other seven on the list – don’t worry, you can have your say on the matter via a public vote.

The overall winner will be announced at the Choice Music Prize live show in Vicar Street in Dublin on 3 March.

In the meantime, you can have your two cents on the competition via the Choice website. 

Here’s the shortlist…

The Academic – Different

Source: The Late Late Show/YouTube

All Tvvins – Thank You

Source: All Tvvins/YouTube

The Coronas – How This Goes

Source: TheCoronasVEVO/YouTube

Daithí – Mary Keanes Introduction

Source: Daithí Music/YouTube

Fight Like Apes – Pretty Keen On Centrefolds

Source: RTE2fm/YouTube

Hozier – Someone New

Source: HozierVEVO/YouTube

Gavin James – Bitter Pill

Source: GavinJamesVEVO/YouTube

Kodaline – Ready

Source: KodalineVEVO/YouTube

Otherkin – Ay Ay

Source: RTE2fm/YouTube

Pleasure Beach – Go

Source: Pleasure Beach/YouTube

Everyone who votes is in with a chance to win tickets for the live event at Vicar Street – and people can vote (once a day if you like) until 28 February.

The shortlist for the album of the year was announced at the start of the month.

Read: And the Choice Music Prize nominations are… 

Read: Are these the 10 best musical acts in Ireland today?

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Daragh Brophy

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