Seán Keane is an Irish singer and musician who was born on August 24, 1961. Seán Keane was born in called Caherlistrane near Tuam in County Galway and most of his family members were musicians.
Seán Keane does Irish, Folk, country as well blues songs and he does these songs with his unique style and unforgettable voice. Due to the fact that he grew up in a family of musicians, Seán Keane learned how to sing from his mother as well as aunts.
By the time he became a teenager, he had already won thirteen All-Ireland medals in Fleadh Ceoil competitions. He had then learnt to play the whistle, flute, uilleann pipes and bodhraun.
He joined the group called Shegui and together with the group, they toured Europe. The tour was quite successful but Seán Keane left the group and then joined Reel Union. Reel Union also had sister Dolores and accordion player Máirtín O’Connor as members.
Subsequently, he moved on to Arcady after leaving Reel Union and played with the likes of Johnny “Ringo” McDonagh, Sharon Shannon and Frances Black.
Not only was Seán Keane a musician but he decided to have a stint with Theatre productions. He featured in productions such as “Midnight Court” and the Abbey Theatre’s “Sheep’s Milk on the Boil”.
In 1993, Seán Keane decided to embark on a solo music career and released “All Heart, No Roses” . The album was very successful and was chosen as Debut Folk Album of the Year by Q Magazine.
His success story in music became obvious as he received nominations such as Meteor Award nominations, Best Male Folk Performer from Irish Music Magazine (three times), a similar award from the London Irish World, as well as numerous Irish accolades.
All albums released by Seán Keane have turned out to be platinum sellers. He has toured countries like Ireland, Austria, Germany, the US and Canada with his band and he also features in major festivals across the globe.
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Seán Keane Age
Sean Keane was born on August 24, 1961. He is currently 61 years old. Sean Keane would be 62 years on August 24, 2023.
Seán Keane Height
Sean Keane stands at 5 ft 8 inches which is approximately 1.73 metres.
Seán Keane Net Worth
According to allfamousbirthday.com, Sean Keane is estimated to be worth $ 5 million.