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Maura O'Connell

Maura O'Connell
Born: Nov 16, 1958 in County Clare, Ireland
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Genre: Country, Folk, World
Biography: Maura O'Connell embodies many paradoxes: lead singer for De Danann, she was not a traditional Celtic singer; resident of Nashville, she is not American; collaborator with New Grass Revival, she is not a bluegrass performer. Nevertheless, O'Connell has made a name for herself on two continents as a superb ...Read full biography
Helpless Heart
Released: 1989
Label: Warner Bros.
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Irish interpretive singer O'Connell has suffered from the inability of her record company to figure out whether she's a folkie, a country singer, or a pop artist. Meanwhile, she keeps singing her heart ...Read full review
Don't I Know
Released: 2004
Label: Sugar Hill
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Maura O'Connell continues her winning streak on Don't I Know, inviting some of the industry's best songwriters and studio musicians to highlight her spectacular voice. Although she began her life and musical ...Read full review
More Maura O'Connell albums: Main Albums (9), Compilations (3)
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