Numerous singers and bands have recorded Boolavogue over the last 100 years.
Every generation of folk singers rediscovers the song anew and wants to put forward their own version.
One of the most popular versions over the last 50 years was recorded by The Dubliners, featuring Jim McCann on vocals.
More recently, The High Kings have brought the song to a new generation of folk fans all across the world.
Anthony Kearns of the Irish Tenors sings the song in a light operatic style that has proved immensely popular.
Irish ballad singer Brian Roebuck also performs a powerful version of the song, which has become one of the most popular versions of the song on YouTube.