Aoife Ní Fhearraigh

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Aoife performing at Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich in Belfast, on 21 April 2012.
Background information
Birth name Aoife Ní Fhearraigh
Born Gweedore, County Donegal, Ireland
Genres Traditional Irish, New Age, Celtic
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Vocals
Years active 1991–present
Associated acts Moya Brennan, Phil Coulter, Brian Kennedy

Aoife Ní Fhearraigh, or simply Aoife (Irish pronunciation: [ˈiːfʲə nʲiː ˈaɾˠiː]) is an Irish singer. A well-known interpreter of Irish Gaelic songs, she released her first recording in 1991 and worked with Moya Brennan to produce her much acclaimed 1996 album Aoife.[1] She reached international recognition in 1998 when her song "The Best is Yet to Come" was used for the Metal Gear Solid soundtrack.[2] To date, Aoife has worked closely with artists such as Phil Coulter, Roma Downey and Brian Kennedy, and she has also toured the US, Japan and Europe.[3]


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  1. ^ "Aoife Ní Fhearraigh's Biography – Free listening, concerts, stats, & pictures at". 15 January 2013. Retrieved 10 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "Interview with Aoife Ní Fhearraigh: The voice of Metal Gear Solid". The Gaming Liberty. Retrieved 10 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "Aoife Ni Fhearraigh (Ferry)". Retrieved 10 August 2013. 

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