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Christy Moore

1945 - Today

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Christopher Andrew "Christy" Moore (born 7 May 1945) is an Irish folk singer, songwriter and guitarist. In addition to his significant success as an individual, he is one of the founding members of Planxty and Moving Hearts. His first album, Paddy on the Road was recorded with Dominic Behan in 1969. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christy Moore has received more than 925,272 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Christy Moore is the 1,974th most popular singer (down from 1,828th in 2019), the 327th most popular biography from Ireland (down from 301st in 2019) and the 13th most popular Irish Singer.

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  • 930k

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  • 40.34

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  • 19

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  • 1.72

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  • 3.64

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Among singers, Christy Moore ranks 1,974 out of 3,528Before him are Koda Kumi, Bad Bunny, Harry Connick Jr., Vera Brezhneva, A-Mei, and Sergio Dalma. After him are Trijntje Oosterhuis, Han Geng, José Vélez, Birdy, Nina Stemme, and Elisa.

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Among people born in 1945, Christy Moore ranks 527Before him are Marianne Mendt, Steinar Amundsen, Gülsün Sağlamer, Winston Peters, Franz Keller, and Barbara Anderson. After him are Javier Guzmán, Bill Weld, Mike Garson, Bruce Broughton, Odd Iversen, and Max Hastings.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Christy Moore ranks 327 out of 501Before him are Johnny Giles (1940), Seán Mac Diarmada (1883), Mabel Cahill (1863), Stephen Gately (1976), William Smith O'Brien (1803), and Nahum Tate (1652). After him are Duncan Hamilton (1920), Jack Lynch (1917), Dave Allen (1936), Geoffrey Keating (1569), Patrick Kavanagh (1904), and Shay Given (1976).

Among SINGERS In Ireland

Among singers born in Ireland, Christy Moore ranks 13Before him are Damien Rice (1973), Andrea Corr (1974), Róisín Murphy (1973), Charlie McGettigan (1950), Niall Horan (1993), and Stephen Gately (1976). After him are Glen Hansard (1970), Nicky Byrne (1978), Paul Harrington (1960), Shane Filan (1979), Niamh Kavanagh (1968), and Mary Black (1955).

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