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One of Ireland's foremost singers, Eleanor Shanley, from Co. Leitrim, is renowned for her unique interpretation of Irish and Roots songs. She has been at the top of her profession since her first appearance with De Danann in 1989 and subsequently with the inimitable Ronnie Drew. She has toured with Christy Moore and Sharon Shannon and as a soloist both in Ireland and abroad where she is much in demand at top music festivals. Eleanor has recorded with Ronnie Drew, Sharon Shannon, Dolores Keane, The Dubliners, Tommy Fleming and many others. She has recorded many solo albums, among them "Desert Heart", "Eleanor Shanley", "A Place of My Own" and "A Couple More Years" with Ronnie Drew.