Enya net worth: Enya is an Irish singer, instrumentalist, and songwriter who has a net worth of $140 million. Enya has accumulated her net worth through the many songs she has composed and performed, as well as her many television appearances and soundtracks for movies and TV. Born Eithne Ní Bhraonáin (anglicised as Enya Brennan) on May 17, 1961, in Gweedore, County Donegal, Enya is Ireland's top-selling female artist and one of the richest women in the UK. She made her start in the 1980s, briefly performing traditional Irish music with the family band Clannad before embarking on a solo career. Wider acceptance came for her music in the documentary series The Celts (BBC, 1987-). Soon after, Enya saw the release of her debut album Watermark (1988), which included hits like Only Time and Orinoco Flow (Sail Away) and catapulted her to international fame. Ever since, her distinctive sound characterized by voice-layering, folk melodies, synthesized backdrops and ethereal reverberations has remained ever-present on the world music stage. Enya continued to enjoy steady success throughout the 1990s and 2000s, performing in 10 languages. Her 2000 album A Day Without Rain became the top selling album in the US with 15 million copies sold. In 2001, she performed the song, May It Be, from the Peter Jackson movie Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring. Enya's subsequent albums include Shepherd Moons (1991), The Memory of Trees (1995), A Day Without Rain and Amarantine (2005). Nowadays, she works with producer/manager Nicky Ryan and his wife, lyricist Roma Ryan, and lives in Ayesha Castle outside Dublin, Ireland. So far, her work has fetched her four Grammy Awards and an Academy Award nomination.
Enya is an Irish singer, instrumentalist, and songwriter. Enya began her musical career in 1980, when she briefly joined her family band Clannad before leaving to perform solo. She gained wider recognition for her music in the 1987 BBC series The Celts. Shortly afterwards, h...
Date of Birth
- May 17, 1961
- Eithne Ni Bhraonain
- Eithne Patricia Ní Bhraonáin
- Enya Brennan
- Eithne Ní Bhraonáin
- Irish people
- Black Irish
- 5 ft 1 in (1.57 m)
- Republic of Ireland
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