Celtic Woman perform a spine tingling rendition of Danny Boy

Irish band Celtic Woman dropped into the world famous Capitol Studios in LA this week to take part in the 1 Mic 1 Take challenge.

They performed a haunting version of the classic folk song Danny Boy, seriously, this will make the hairs on the back of your neck stand up!

Celtic Woman perform a spine tingling rendition of Danny Boy

The band were in LA to attend the Grammy Awards, where they were nominated for the Best World Album.

They narrowly missed out to Chinese cellist Yo-Yo Ma, but it was still a great achievement to get the nomination and rub shoulders with the world’s leading musical talents.

And they showed off their stunning voices and harmonies in the 1 Mic 1 Take performance, where they chose to sing the beautiful folk ballad Danny Boy.

Take a look for yourself.

Celtic Woman were formed in 2004, and have toured the world performing classic Irish folk songs as well as various other genres.

The band has changed its members on a few occasions, but the musical ability and talents of the overall band has never been in question.

You can learn more about Celtic Woman and see more videos here.

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Andrew Moore

Andrew Moore is a writer for Irish Music Daily and Ireland Calling. His favourite Irish music bands are the Dropkick Murphys and the Pogues.

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