A singer and songwriter who first rose to fame in 1999 with the release of his multi-platinum album Metropolis Blue. He has released more than a dozen successful albums since his debut in 1995.
Leaving school at fifteen, he worked several years for the family business before beginning a full-time musical career at eighteen.
He hails from Athy Co. Kildare, Ireland.
In 2013, he joined Jools Holland on his UK Tour.