But thousands of people watched as former Dochas Centre inmate Moran was praised by her cousin, Darwin Rose Caitriona Ni Bhraonain
, at the massive event.
FleadhTV will see presenters Sile Ni Bhraonain
and Lynette Fay join with local legend Cathy Jordan from Dervish for a weekend of "craic agus ceoil".
Irish singer Eithne Ni Bhraonain
changed her Gaelic name to Enya because she thought her real name would be hard for American audiences.
MUSICIAN Klaus Schulze, 61, English rugby player Peter Squires, 57, Clannad vocalist Maire Ni Bhraonain
, 56, musician Michael Harris, 55, actor Billy Bob Thornton, 53, athlete Mary Decker Slaney, 50, Boo Radleys drummer Rob Ceika, 40.
1952: Maire Ni Bhraonain
, lead vocalist with folk band Clannad, is 55 today
STUNNING TG4 star Sile Ni Bhraonain
loves her job as one of the station's rising stars, because she can speak in her native language.
It was a brave move for Eithne Ni Bhraonain
, then the junior member of Clannad, to surrender the security of working with her sister, brothers and uncles at a time when they were carving an enviable niche in the folk-rock market.
Cher is shortened from Cherilyn Sarkisian La Pierre, Enya has the mind boggling - for us non-Gaelics anyway - Eithne Ni Bhraonain
and Brian Eno's birth certificate reads Brian Peter George St Baptiste De La Salle Eno.
Fleadh TV is set to be broadcast from August 15 to 17 as presenters Sile Ni Bhraonain
and Lynette Fay celebrate a weekend of "craic agus ceoil.
It'll be the battle of the beauties as Kathryn squares up to fellow nominees including TV3's Lorraine Keane, Channel Six babe Michelle Doherty and TG4's Sile Ni Bhraonain
But whatever it's like outside - stunning Sile Ni Bhraonain
always manages to bring a warm front to viewers TV screens.
SILE Ni Bhraonain
is back on the road and for this season she's hitting the high seas to discover the great things about our Wild Atlantic Way.