The great days of my youth, they were full of expectation
Enya was born as Eithne Patricia Ní Bhraonáin in Gweedore, Ireland.
Wee Morag of the curls down her back
Enya joined her family band Clannad on suggestion of their manager Nicky Ryan and stayed for two years.
Kiss me, I’m Irish!
David Puttnam asked Enya to compose music for his movie ‘The Frog Prince.’ It was the first time Enya was credited as ‘Enya’ and not ‘Eithne.’
Thoughts disappearing like tears from the Moon
Enya recorded soundtrack for the BBC documentary ‘The Celts.’ The music was released as an album titled ‘ENYA.’
Let me sail, let me sail, let me crash upon your shore
Mare Nubium. Umbriel. Mare Imbrium. Ariel.
‘Shepherd Moons and won her first Grammy award.
Whispering world, a sigh of sighs, the ebb and the flow of the ocean tides.
Already a firmly established artist, Enya released ‘The Memory of Trees‘ and performed in front of the Pope.
Night has brought to those who sleep only dreams they cannot keep
Enya released ‘Paint the Sky with Stars‘ and bought a castle, cementing her princess-in-the-tower image.
It was beautiful all day, the sweet voices by my side
O môr henion i dhu: Ely siriar, el síla. Ai! Aníron Undomiel
Enya wrote ‘Aníron’ and ‘May It Be’ for ‘The Fellowship of the Ring’
and received an Oscar nomination.
You have lost yourself in dreaming
Enya released ‘And Winter Came…‘ featuring a selection of Christmas carols and original songs.
It was written in the stars
To sum up 20 years of career, Enya released ‘The Very Best of Enya‘ containing her very best songs and videos.
Boat by boat
Enya came back after a musical break with ‘Dark Sky Island‘.