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Video: Is Marty McGrady Belfast's best busker? Online poll

Have your say on who the best busker is in Belfast.

They are a dynamic group who take their talents out on to the streets to entertain shoppers and passers-by.

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From solo singers to groups - they showcase a range of musical genres and styles.

Watch the Belfast Telegraph's 13 videos of the contenders and read the biographies before casting your vote.

The winner carefully chosen by you will receive £100 worth of music vouchers.

Marty McGrady is a 20-year-old singer-songwriter from Belfast with a raspy, soulful voice. Marty can be seen regularly with his guitar, entertaining shoppers in the Cornmarket area of the city.

Luke Devlin
Luke Devlin

Guitar/Singer

From Belfast, Luke sings and plays guitar with great enthusiasm.

Luke boasts a strong, husky voice but had taken a long break from busking in Belfast, until recently. He can now be seen and heard frequently around the city.

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Carlos Aflat
Carlos Aflat

Singer

45-year-old from Romania, now living in Belfast.

His vibrancy and enthusiasm are a hit with the public and resonate through the city centre. He can be heard belting out much-loved tunes from streets away.

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Eva and Nathan
Eva and Nathan

Guitar/Singer

Performing arts students and are well used to the limelight.

The pair are from Lurgan and Portadown and this was their first time busking in Belfast. Both play guitar and sing regularly together.

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Heather White
Heather White

Guitar/Singer

Heather, 28, is a singer-songwriter from Dundonald and a married a mother-of-two.

She frequently takes part in the growing music scene in the city and has gained a strong following. Heather wanted to demonstrate, not only her fantastic singing abilities, but her song-writing skills, also.

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Dmitri, Mered and Roman
Dmitri, Mered and Roman

Guitar/Singer

Hail from Russia and enjoy busking as a group regularly in Belfast.

They bring a classical edge to the sounds filling the city's streets, playing well-known tunes by greats like Handel.

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Justin Barnes
Justin Barnes

Guitar/Singer

Has an eclectic range and entertains his audiences with musical greats such as Fleetwood Mac, Eddie Vedder and Bob Dylan.

The 34-year-old has a strong voice, bringing a level of gravitas to Belfast's streets, while also managing to allow his joyous personality to shine through.

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Hugo Boitel-Gill
Hugo Boitel-Gill

Guitar/Singer

Impresses shoppers at the weekend by boldly playing Jimi Hendrix classics.

At just 13, the schoolboy shocks passers-by with his advanced guitar-playing skills while belting out songs like Purple Haze and I Can't Get No Satisfaction.

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Hugh Ivory
Hugh Ivory

Guitar/Singer

59-year-old street performer and songwriter who sings a variety of covers interspersed with songs of his own creation

He brings enthusiasm and cheer to the streets of Belfast through singing, playing his guitar and interacting with the public.

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Joe Magee
Joe Magee

Guitar/Singer

Singer and guitar player from Belfast who has been busking on the streets of Belfast for many years.

He is known for playing in Pottinger's Entry just off Ann Street. A voice of experience, Joe decided to sing an Elton John classic to show off his range.

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Marty McGrady
Marty McGrady

Guitar/Singer

20-year-old singer-songwriter from Belfast with a raspy, soulful voice.

Marty can be seen regularly with his guitar, entertaining shoppers in the Cornmarket area of the city.

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Ellie McCreanor
Ellie McCreanor

Guitar/Singer

17-year-old from Annacloy in County Down. She busks every Saturday in Belfast city centre, playing and singing a range of songs.

Ellie braved the wind and the cold to play a slow, melodic version of Bruce Springsteen's classic Dancing in the Dark

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Daniella and Katelyn
Daniella and Katelyn

Guitar/Singer

Both 17-years-old and from Downpatrick. Daniella is a talented ukulele player and, along with Katelyn's vocal skills, they formed a dynamic duo.

They enjoy playing up-beat tunes and proved popular with passers-by, despite this occasion being only their second time busking in Belfast.

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Gavin Ferrisdam
Gavin Ferris

Guitar/Singer

Plays his acoustic, locally made, Catherwood guitar in a percussive 'fingerstyle'.

He has been performing live for several years and wants people to experience the different styles of music in Belfast.

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