An Angel

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"An Angel"
Single by Kelly Family
from the album Over the Hump
Released June 28, 1994 (1994-06-28)
Format CD single, cassette single, 7" single, 12" single
Recorded 1994
Genre Pop rock
Length 3:44
Label Universal
Writer(s) The Kelly Family
Producer(s) The Kelly Family
Kelly Family singles chronology
"One More Freaking Dollar"
"An Angel"
"Why Why Why"

"An Angel" is a 1994 song written and recorded by The Kelly Family. It is the 12th track on their album Over the Hump and the first single from that album. It's one of their most famous songs. Paddy Kelly wrote it for his mother, Barbara Kelly, who died in 1982. The song was also covered by Declan Galbraith and is the first single and the opening track of his album "Thank You".

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1994) Peak
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[1] 1
Germany (Media Control Charts)[2] 2
Ireland (IRMA)[3] 5
UK Singles (The Official Charts Company)[4] 69


  1. ^ "The Kelly Family - An Angel -". Retrieved 2013-12-01. 
  2. ^ "Single - The Kelly Family, An Angel". Retrieved 2013-12-01. 
  3. ^ "Search the Charts - The Kelly Family". The Irish Charts. Retrieved 2013-12-01. 
  4. ^ "Kelly Family - Singles". The Official Charts Company. Retrieved 2013-12-01.