Amazing news for Irish singer-songwriter Hozier this evening!
The musician has been nominated for a Grammy for his single, Take Me to Church.
The hit tune, released as a solo EP here in 2013 and in the US in 2014, is up for the accolade of Song of the Year. Wow!
Other contenders for the coveted award include Meghan Trainor's All About That Bass and Sam Smith's Stay With Me. Some tough competition, but Hozier DOES have the luck of the Irish! News of nominees has been trickling through all day with Hozier's category the latest to be announced.
The singer has kept quiet on social media so far about the nomination, but his manager Caroline Downey did tweet this excited message.
Hozier's currently on a mini-tour of Ireland and played in Dublin last night. He'll perform in Killarney this evening and will hit Cork tomorrow.