Dublin musician Jape wins Choice Music Prize

Dublin musician Jape has won this year’s Choice Music Prize for his third album, Ritual.

The 32-year-old Crumlin man, whose real name is Richie Egan, was crowned winner at a live awards show in Vicar St last night.

He wins a cheque for €10,000 and a specially-commissioned award.

Egan has also been nominated as Best Irish Male in the upcoming Meteor Music Awards, which take place on March 17.

Email Updates

Receive our lunchtime briefing straight to your inbox

More in this Section

Stars pay tribute to Andrew Sachs

Cheryl proud to find she's a bona fide Geordie in Who Do You Think You Are?

Hapless Manuel won Andrew Sachs a place in everyone's hearts

Larry Lamb is the sixth camper booted from I'm A Celebrity


Lifestyle

Top eight foodie gifts for Christmas under €10

Ireland's health experts share their top tips for getting through Christmas

Pixiwoo share their best (and worst) beauty buys

Santa plays by the house rules with parent friendly presents

More From The Irish Examiner