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Birthday
17, 1961
Birthplace
Gweedore, Ireland
Birth Sign
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Birthday
17, 1961 (age 58)
Birthplace
Gweedore, Ireland

About

Irish new age singer who has won four Grammy Awards, including for her albums Shepherd Moons and A Day Without Rain, as well as an Academy Award nomination.

Before Fame

She played the piano and sang back up in two bands before breaking out as a solo artist. One of her first composing gigs was for The Frog Prince in 1984.

Trivia

She was awarded the World's Best-Selling Irish Act award at the 2006 World Music Awards.

Family Life

She was born into a musical family and raised with eight siblings.

Associated With

She recorded "May it Be" for Peter Jackson's film The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring.