Gradaim Nós are the only awards for contemporary Irish-language music - watch Gradaim Nós 2019 live above.

The awards were initiated by the online Nós magazine in 2016 and showcase some of the incredible talent in this burgeoning music sector. RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta will be broadcasting Gradaim Nós 2019 live from the Sugar Club in Dublin on Friday night, from 8 pm - 10.30 pm, presented by Rónán Mac Aodha Bhuí and Sinéad Ní Uallacháin. 

Awards will be presented in eight categories in total: Song of the Year, Album of the Year (contemporary), Album of the Year (traditional songs), Video of the Year, Album Art of the Year, Newcomer of the Year, Band/Musician of the Year and Festival of the Year.