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Famous Record Producers from Ireland

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List of notable or famous record producers from Ireland, with bios and photos, including the top record producers born in Ireland and even some popular record producers who immigrated to Ireland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Irish record producers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These record producers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known record producer from Ireland is included when available.

People include everything from Rory Gallagher to Sinéad O'Connor.

This historic record producers from Ireland list can help answer the questions "Who are some Irish record producers of note?" and "Who are the most famous record producers from Ireland?" These prominent record producers of Ireland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Irish record producers.

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  • Eithne Pádraigín Ní Bhraonáin (anglicised as Enya Patricia Brennan (); born 17 May 1961), known professionally as Enya, is an Irish singer, songwriter, record producer and musician. Born into a musical family and raised in the Irish-speaking area of Gweedore in County Donegal, Enya began her music career when she joined her family's Celtic band Clannad in 1980 on keyboards and backing vocals. She left in 1982 with their manager and producer Nicky Ryan to pursue a solo career, with Ryan's wife Roma Ryan as her lyricist. Enya developed her sound over the following four years with multitracked vocals and keyboards with elements of new age, Celtic, classical, church, and folk music. She has...  more

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    • Gavin Friday (born Fionán Martin Hanvey, 8 October 1959) is an Irish singer and songwriter, composer, actor and painter....  more

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      • Garret "Jacknife" Lee is an Irish music producer and mixer. He has worked with a variety of artists, including The Cars, U2, R.E.M., Robbie Williams, Snow Patrol, Bloc Party, AFI, The Hives, Weezer, One Direction, Silversun Pickups, Editors, and Taylor Swift....  more
        • Moya Brennan (born Máire Ní Bhraonáin; Irish pronunciation: [mˠaːrʲə nʲiː vɾˠiːn̪ˠaːn]; 4 August 1952), also known as Máire Brennan, is an Irish folk singer, songwriter, harpist, and philanthropist. She is the older sister of Pól Brennan, Enya, and Brídín Brennan. She began performing professionally in 1970 when her family formed the band Clannad, and is considered as the "First Lady of Celtic Music". Moya released her first solo album in 1992 called Máire, a successful venture. She has been nominated for two Grammys and has won an Emmy Award. She has recorded music for several soundtracks, including Titanic, To End All Wars and King Arthur....  more