Definitions for "Enya"
Keywords:  irish, album, eithne, brennan, nicky
Enya, birth name Eithne Patricia Ní Bhraonáin IPA: (sometimes presented in the media as the Anglicised Enya Brennan; born 17 May 1961), is the Republic of Ireland's best-selling solo artist and one of Ireland's best known musicians. As a musical group, Enya is a collaboration between three people: Enya herself, who composes and performs the music; Nicky Ryan, who produces the albums, and Roma Ryan, who writes the lyrics in various languages. Enya is an approximate transcription of how Eithne is pronounced in her native Irish.
Enya (later re-released as The Celts) is the first album by Irish singer Enya, released in 1987 (see 1987 in music). Enya's first full-album recording, Enya/The Celts features music written and recorded for the soundtrack of the 1986 documentary television series, The Celts.