Rhyme's St. Patrick's Day Playlist
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Rhyme is celebrating with a playlist of music by all Irish artists. Scroll to listen to what she’s listening to!
With or Without You - U2
Did You Know?: In 2010 Rolling Stone magazine listed this song as #132 on their compilation of “The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.”
Only Time - Enya
Did You Know?: After 9/11, Enya donated the earnings from this song to the Uniform Firefighters Association’s Widow’s and Children’s fund to help the families of firefighters who lost their lives.
Linger - The Cranberries
Did You Know?: The music video for this song was shot in black and white, and is said to be a tribute to Jean-Luc Godard’s science fiction film, Alphaville.
The Last Time - Taylor Swift ft. Gary Lightbody
Did You Know?: Taylor Swift isn’t Irish (that we know of), but Gary Lightbody of Snow Patrol sure is! On her fourth album, Taylor collaborated with producer Jacknife Lee to create this song, who is best known for working with U2.
Nothing Compares 2U - Sinead O’Connor
Did You Know?: This song was originally written for Prince, but was made famous later on by Sinead O’Connor.
Take Me To Church - Hozier
Did You Know?: Hozier wrote this song as a struggling musician in the attic of his parents’ house in Ireland.
Cannonball - Damien Rice
Did You Know?: Cannonball was written and performed by Damien Rice originally in 2003. It reached #9 on the UK charts in 2011 when Little Mix performed it on The X Factor.
Dreams - The Cranberries
Did You Know?: This song has three separate music videos!
Beautiful Day - U2
Did You Know?: This is the song that launched U2 into their multi-platinum status, and is one of their biggest hits to this day.
This Town - Niall Horan
Did You Know?: This is the debut solo single released by Niall Horan off his first ever solo album, Flicker, after leaving boy band One Direction.