She also does a pretty amazing cover of Sia’s Chandelier.
Two videos of a woman from Co. Clare have become a massive hit on Facebook in recent weeks thanks to her stunning vocal abilities.
Aileen Downes from Kilrush, first came to the attention of fans on social media when her friend Sorcha uploaded a video of her covering Sia’s Chandelier.
4am sing song at my friends house, imagine what she's like at a decent hour! #sia #chandelier #Ireland #talent #funnyfaces
Thanks to the huge reaction to that cover – and it’s really not hard to see why, as it’s amazing – Aileen went on and conquered the stage covering a Luke Kelly classic The Night Visiting Song.
Gorgeous version of Luke Kelly's The Night Visiting Song by the amazing Aileen Downes watch how the whole bar goes silent! Wow!
Take time to watch both videos – her haunting voice make it worth every second.
Aileen, we think you’re pretty amazing.
Hat tip to Brian Bermingham for sneding this our way.
Have you something weird or wonderful you’d like to share with us? Drop us a line on [email protected] or tweet us @herdotie.
Lewis Capaldi says he’s ‘more excited than ever’ to return in New Year’s update to fans
By Sophie Collins