Background information. Bridget "Bridie" Gallagher (7 September 1924 – 9 January 2012) was an Irish singer, affectionately known as "The Girl from Donegal" Gallagher shot to fame in 1956 with her recording of "A Mother's Love's A Blessing" and achieved international acclaim with her legendary rendition of "The Boys From County Armagh". Just Like Your Daddy/ No Charge (March 1976). A Mother's Love's a Blessing, The Road To Creeslough (October 1976).
Background information. Gallagher lived in Belfast for most of her life. In 1976 she lost her 21-year-old son in a motorbike accident. She never really got over that (accident)," said her son Jim, "but she just kept going. She was honoured by the people of Creeslough on 10 July 2000 with an event to celebrate her career. Members of her family from Creeslough and Donegal attended the event along with her two sisters and their families who travelled from Glasgow to be there along with an estimated crowd of 2,500 fans.
Artist: Bridie Gallagher. Album: Ireland's Showband Queens, 2009. The First Lady of Irish Song. Has been played on. Ireland 7. Birdhill Radio.
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Just Like Your Daddy/ No Charge (March 1976). Bridie Gallagher (EP) (1959). A1: I Found You Out. A2: Two-Faced Moon. B1: It's A Sin To Tell A Lie. B2: Somebody Cried at Your Wedding. Bridie Gallagher Sings Irish Jaunting Car and other Irish Favourites (1960). A1: Irish Jaunting Car. A2: My Lovely Irish Rose.
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