Achievements

 

Achievements

TELEVISION APPEARANCES

Hosted own Show On R.T.E. in 1972 for six weeks
Hosted own Show On R.T.E. in 1973 for six weeks
Appeared on Late Late Show several times on R.T.E.
Appeared on Lyrics Board several times on R.T.E.
Appeared on Saturday Live several times on R.T.E.
Appeared on Play The Game several times on R.T.E.

Late Late Show on R.T.E  Interview with Ryan Tubridy 2014
Appeared on Kelly Show several times on U.T.V.
Appeared on various other programmes on U.T.V.
Appeared on Live At Three R.T.E.
Winning Streak Game Show
(All the above in Ireland)

Appeared on Music City Tonight, TNN, Nashville, Tennessee

Three appearances on Podge and Rodge (Very popular in Ireland)

2016 Late Late Country Show with Ryan Tubridy

RADIO INTERVIEWS LIVE

Live interviews on most radio stations in Ireland
Also radio stations throughout, England, Scotland, Wales, America and Australia
Interviewed on Dolly Parton’s radio station in Dollywood, Tennessee, U.S.A

APPEARANCES

Carnegie Hall, New York
Royal Albert Hall, London, England
The Grand Ole Opry, Nashville, Tennessee
Wembley Country Music festivals with all major American Country singers
Johnny Cash, Kitty Wells, Loretta Lynn, Dottie West, Charlie Pride, Conway Twitty
Bill Anderson, Dell Reeves
Major cities in the U.S.A.
Australian Tour 1996
Sang in Dollywood, Tennessee with some of Dollyís relatives.
Sang in Carnivals all over Ireland
Appeared in concert venues in Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and England and America.

AWARDS

Voted No 1 girl singer since 1970 numerous times
Voted Entertainer of the year
Hall of Fame Awards
Received major awards in different polls

2009 Life Time Achievement

2010  Hall Of Fame (Sunday World- All Ireland Country Music Awards)

2016  Ireland’s Country Music Personality Of The Year  (Hot Country)

2016 Contribution to Irish Country Music (Tipperary F.M. Radio)

 

RECORDING ACHIEVEMENTS

Had first No 1 hit aged 17 and many no 1 hits throughout 40 years in the music business
No 1 in ten of the best charts
Recorded with Daniel O’Donnell, in Ireland
Recorded with Dolly Parton in Nashville, Tennessee
Recorded 41 albums to date many on vinyl in the seventies.
Started singing with her first band the Keynotes at the age of nearly 13
Directed and produced her own video in Ireland
Directed and produced The Two Queens Video in Nashville, Tennessee
(Margo & Philomena Begley)

Wrote her own Autobiography 2013/2014