With a career spanning over twenty years, Daniel O'Donnell has become one of Ireland's most successful musical artists, enjoying unprecedented success around the world. But despite his rise to stardom, Daniel has remained loyal to his small-town Irish roots.
In Daniel O'Donnell's Ireland, Daniel escorts the reader on a remarkable musical and visual tour of his homeland, taking in some of Ireland's most dramatic and breathtaking sights, whilst exploring its rich musical tradition through the lyrics of classic and popular Irish songs, many of which Daniel has recorded himself.
The links between landscape and lyrics come into focus as Daniel travels from 'Galway Bay' to 'The Blue Hills of Breffni', via 'The Roads of Kildare' and back to 'Dublin in the Rare Old Times'. Daniel gives his personal reflections on the songs that have put Ireland on the map, whilst the stunning photography helps place the songs in the context of the landscape that inspired them.show more