Paddy Reilly   •   The Paddy Reilly Collection

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  • The Paddy Reilly Collection
    • 1999 - Celtic Collections CCCD 140 CD (IRL)
  • Tracklist
    1. Flight of Earls (Liam Reilly)
    2. Black Velvet Band (Trad. Arr. A. O'Callaghan)
    3. Pat Murphy's Meadow (Trad. Arr. A. O'Callaghan)
    4. Little Grey Home in the West (Löhr, Eardley)
    5. Star of the County Down (Trad. Arr. A. O'Callaghan)
    6. Grace (O'Meara, O'Meara)
    7. Rose of Mooncoin (Trad. Arr. Johnny Tate)
    8. The Emigrants Letter (Trad. Arr. Campbell)
    9. Slievenamon (Trad. Arr. Johnny Tate)
    10. The Wild Rover (Trad. Arr. Campbell) — w/The Dubliners
    11. Fields of Athenry (Pete St. John)
    12. The Dublin Minstrel (O'Donoghue)
    13. Heaven Around Galway Bay (Trad. Arr. Campbell)
    14. Long Before your Time (McEvoy)

  • Credits
    • Designed by Zeus, Dublin

Sleeve Notes

Paddy Reilly is the essence of a Dublin ballad singer. Down thorough the years Paddy has had several chart successes and has three Number One Hits to his credit, "Flight Of The Earls", "The Fields Of Athenry" and "The Town I Loved So Well", along with a host of extremely popular albums. The Paddy Reilly Collection presents a choice selection of recent classics "Flight Of The Earls", "Fields Of Athenry", along with some vintage oldies "Black Velvet Band" and "Slievenamon". For anybody not familiar with Paddy Reilly's vast talent, listen to Celtic Collections to hear a master balladeer at work.