The Dubliners or Dropkick Murphys? Trad or Celtic rock?


From historic classics like Mo Ghile Mear to beloved Irish American tunes like 'When Irish Eyes Are Smiling' to unofficial anthems like 'The Fields of Athenry,' we want to find out IrishCentral readers' favorite Irish song. 

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Perhaps it's an Irish air your mother always sang around the house or a 1980s classic that reminds you of your youth? Or maybe it’s a classic tune that whisks you back to your favorite vacation in Ireland?

Everyone has a favorite Irish song and we want to find out what tunes the IrishCentral readers love. 

Once we’ve collected the answers we’ll pull together a Spotify playlist for our IrishCentral readers showcasing the most popular Irish songs. 

Let us know the band and or song that gives you chills any time you hear them. 

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This August, we're celebrating Gaeilge (the Irish language) and Irish music with a series highlighting those around the world speaking and learning Irish and playing Irish music. Throughout the month, we'll look at ways you can learn the language wherever in the world you are, discover what is your very favorite Irish song and even travel to some of the best Irish music festivals in the world to bring you to the heart of the action. 

You can find all this and more in our music section here or in our Irish language section here. You can also follow throughout the month by using the hashtags #ICMusic, #ICGaeilge or by following us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or LinkedIn.

Do you have an idea for a story on Irish music or the Irish language?  Why not join IrishCentral's contributor's platform Irish Voices? You can learn more about it here and sign up here.