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Richey McCourt

Richey McCourt is a Dublin-based songwriter.

Richey has spent 2015 working with a variety of artists and producers including Will Young, Rebecca Ferguson, Pixie Lott, Matt Cardle and more.

Richey writes predominantly with Swedish-based writer Nick Jarl, whose previous successes include writing songs for Westlife, Will Young, Ironik, Loreen, Jedward among others.

Richey’s background has been in performing – he enjoyed a long stint with Dublin band The Voyeurs in the early nighties, and is a regular on Irish television shows such as The Late Late Show, The Voice of Ireland, The Saturday Night Show, The Rose of Tralee and Saturday Night With Miriam performing as a musician.

Richey has played with a wide range of artists including Olly Murs, Sugarland, Shane Filan, Rebecca Ferguson, Matt Cardle, Joe McElderry, Katie Waissel, Markus Feehily, Kian Egan and others.