The Chieftains



The Chieftains
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1962
Born
November 30, -0001 in Dublin
Location
Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Biography
The Chieftains are a Grammy winning Irish musical group founded in 1962 (Dublin, Ireland), known for performing and popularizing Irish traditional music. The band has recorded many albums of instrumental Irish folk music, as well as multiple collaborations with popular musicians of many genres, including Country music, Galician traditional music, Cape Breton and Newfoundland music, and rock and roll. They have performed with Van Morrison, The Rolling Stones, Sting, Roger Daltrey, Elvis Costello, Tom Jones, Sinéad O'Connor, James Galway, Jackson Browne, Nancy Griffith and numerous country-western artists.
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Top Songs by The Chieftains


Cotton-Eyed Joe

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Star of the County Down

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Cotton-Eyed Joe

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I'll Tell Me Ma

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Raglan Road

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Carrickfergus

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The Long Black Veil

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She Moved Through the Fair

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Marie's Wedding

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Carrickfergus

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


The Wide World Over: A 40 Year Celebration

The Wide World Over: A 40 Year Celebration

The Chieftains December 1, 2017

19 Tracks

James Galway and The Chieftains in Ireland

James Galway and The Chieftains in Ireland

The Chieftains October 21, 2014

15 Tracks

The Chieftains 2

The Chieftains 2

The Chieftains July 1, 2013

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The Chieftains 3

The Chieftains 3

The Chieftains July 1, 2013

12 Tracks

San Patricio

San Patricio

The Chieftains March 9, 2010

20 Tracks

The Bells of Dublin

The Bells of Dublin

The Chieftains February 22, 2005

23 Tracks

Live

Live

The Chieftains February 1, 2005

11 Tracks

Live From Dublin: A Tribute to Derek Bell

Live From Dublin: A Tribute to Derek Bell

The Chieftains February 1, 2005

15 Tracks

Further Down the Old Plank Road

Further Down the Old Plank Road

The Chieftains September 9, 2003

16 Tracks

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