Aoife Ní Fhearraigh

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Aoife performing at Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich in Belfast, on 21 April 2012.
Background information
Birth nameAoife Ní Fhearraigh
BornGweedore, County Donegal, Ireland
GenresTraditional Irish, new-age, Celtic
Years active1991–present
Associated actsMoya 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. Archived from the original on 25 December 2011. Retrieved 10 August 2013.
  3. ^ "Aoife Ni Fhearraigh (Ferry)". Retrieved 10 August 2013.

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