Luke Kelly

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Luke Kelly, (17 November 1940 - 30 January 1984) was an Irish singer and folk musician from Dublin, Ireland, most famous as a member of the band The Dubliners. Kelly was one of the best-known figures of the Irish folk music movement of the 1960s and 1970s. A Dubliner from the north inner city, he attended O'Connell's Schools before emigrating to Britain in 1958. There he first became involved in the growing international folk music scene in which Ewan MacColl was a central figure, as well as joining the Communist Party of Great Britain. Read more about Luke Kelly on Last.fm.

Type: Person (Male)
Area: Ireland
Born: 1940-11-17
Deceased: 1984-01-30
Tags: irish folk irish folk celtic left wing

ACHIEVEMENTS

SONGS
1
SONG WEEKS
1
FIRST WEEK
46/13
LAST WEEK
46/13
ALBUMS
5
ALBUM WEEKS
106
FIRST WEEK
12/03
LAST WEEK
30/16

SONGS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#80
1 wk

Luke Kelly and The Dubliners
46/13 - 46/13 wks: 1
46/13 1 46/13
#80 46/13 1 46/13

ALBUMS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#2
4 wks
The Best Of by  Luke Kelly
42/04 - 35/09 wks: 20
42/04 20 35/09
#41
1 wk

12/03 - 30/16 wks: 21
12/03 21 30/16
#7
1 wk
The Definitive Collection by  Luke Kelly
47/10 - 28/16 wks: 48
47/10 48 28/16
#14
1 wk
The Performer by  Luke Kelly
48/05 - 34/06 wks: 12
48/05 12 34/06
#33
1 wk
Working Class Hero by  Luke Kelly
35/07 - 39/07 wks: 5
35/07 5 39/07
#2 12/03 106 30/16

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