Chart sensation Katie Melua and ‘Best Irish Band’ nominees Snow Patrol have confirmed that they will perform at the star studded music extravaganza, hosted by Dara O’Briain, on Monday night in The Point.
A host of international celebrities will jet into Dublin on Monday to attend and present Meteor awards including Hollywood actor Dominic West, who is currently co-starring with Julie Roberts in Mona Lisa Smiles; New Zealand’s hottest export, Bic Runga and MTV’s Alex Zane.
Other stars performing include Lionel Richie, Counting Crows, The Corrs, Sugababes, Westlife, Hothouse Flowers, The Frames, The Dubliners, Snow Patrol, Paddy Casey and Jerry Fish & The Mudbug Club.
In all 18 Meteor Ireland Music Awards will be presented this year including Best Irish DJ, Best Irish Pop Act, Best Irish Band, Best Irish Album, Best International Male, Best International Female, Best International Group and Best Live Performance.
Monday night will also see Irish music legends, The Dubliners honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award while Dave Fanning will receive the Industry Award and Sister Stan will be presented with the Humanitarian award.