Junior Eurovision 2017: Muireann McDonnell – Súile Glasa (Ireland)

Ireland – TG4
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Artist: Muireann McDonnell
Song: Súile Glasa
Composer(s): Muireann McDonnell
Writer(s): Muireann McDonnell
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/maccyDmusic/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/MuireannMusic
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxYChJuMlWwL3IVs1ow-Krg

Biography

Muireann McDonnell is 11 years old and comes from a seaside town called Skerries, near Dublin. She lives with her parents and three brothers and has a dog called Agnes. She will represent Ireland in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest with the song ‘Suile Glasa’ which translates as ‘Green Eyes’.

Muireann is a student of music theory, singing, piano and guitar. She also enjoys writing her own songs. Muireann has performed with well-known and popular Irish artists. In her spare time, she enjoys playing sports with her brothers including Gaelic football with her club Skerries Harps.

Muireann is proud to present Ireland at Junior Eurovision this year and believes that her song is special. She is looking forward to making friends with people from so many different countries and would like people to visit Ireland as well. “We are a small country but we have so much to give. I love our music scene. We have so much original music and that is important to me,” she says.

Pictures:
Videos:
 Official Music Video  Live at National Semi-Final  Live at National Final
Lyrics:

Irish

IS IAD NA CNOIC MHÓRA SEO THUGANN DOM SONAS
BA MHAITH LIOM BHEITH LEO

PRE CHORUS: AN BHFUIL TU AG DAMHSA LIOM

CHORUS: BÍM AG DAMHSA LE NA RÉALTAÍ, TÓG MO LAMH TAISPEÁNFAIDH ME DUIT

REFRAIN: OOH OOH OH FÉACH AR MO OOOH OOOH OH SÚILE GLASA
OOH OOH OH FÉACH AR MO OOOH OOOH OH SÚILE GLASA

AR MUIR AGUS AR TÍR MEASCANN NA DATHANNA LE CHÉILE
BA MHAITH LIOM BHEITH LEO

PRE CHORUS: AN BHFUIL TU AG DAMHSA LIOM

CHORUS: BÍM AG DAMHSA LE NA RÉALTAÍ, TÓG MO LAMH TAISPEÁNFAIDH ME DUIT

REFRAIN: OOH OOH OH FÉACH AR MO OOH OH OOH OH SÚILE GLASA
OOH OOH OH FÉACH AR MO OOH OH OOH OH SÚILE GLASA

CHORUS X1: BÍM AG DAMHSA LE NA RÉALTAÍ

REFRAIN: OOOH OH OOH OH FÉACH AR MO OOOH OH OOH OH SÚILE GLAAAAAAASA LE NA RÉALTAI

English

These green hills bring me happiness,
This is where i want to be

Pre chorus: Would you like to dance

Chorus:I’m dancing with the stars,
Take my hand I’ll show you

Refrain: ooh oh ooh oh look at my ooh oh ooh oh green eyes x2

By land and sea the colours blend together,
This is where i want to be

Pre chorus:Would you like to dance

Chorus:I’m dancing with the stars,
Take my hand I’ll show you

Refrain: ooh oh ooh oh look at my ooh oh ooh oh green eyes x2

Chorus x1: I’m dancing with the stars

Refrain: ooh oh ooh oh look at my ooh oh ooh oh green eyes, with the stars

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