2013: Ryan Dolan - Only love survives

Ryan is a singer songwriter from Strabane in County Tyrone and is know for perfoming his own compositions.  He has been writing for several years, and has supported acts such as Tinchy Stryder and Jedward.  His Youtube channel demonstrates his talent and has received approaching 1,000,000 hits.  His mentor for Ireland’s Eurosong national final was Stuart O’Connor, who has also worked with Jedward, most notably in arranging their Eurovision entry Waterline, which featured in the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest in Baku. 

Participant Profile

In the semi final