Fri 16 Mar 2018, The Core Theatre music
The new voice of Ireland
Tommy Fleming has many times been described as the “Voice of Ireland” and is one of Ireland’s top entertainers with over 6 million YouTube hits and over 3 million album sales worldwide.
After the huge success of “PADDY” the musical in Ireland & UK Tommy is returning with his own concert for a tour in March and April 2018. After receiving critical acclaims for his acting and singing in “PADDY” he is returning to his roots as he celebrates 25 years as a professional singer. If you’ve seen Tommy in that show you won’t want to miss his concerts in Spring 2018.
Tommy is regarded as one of the finest singers worldwide and is currently enjoying a hugely successful career. After 25 years honing his craft, Tommy is now taking his place at the forefront of popular music across the globe. The mere mention of a Tommy Fleming concert has ‘sold out’ signs being displayed at venues from Dublin to Darwin.
Celebrating 25 years as solo performer, to celebrate he has released a new album 'Stories'. This album is a collection of his favourites song and also includes some newly recorded special songs and the stories behind them. The title track was written by Paul Brady and it also includes a special duet with Vince Gill. 32 tracks in a 2 CD pack one not to be missed. Tommy will be on his 25th anniversary tour from December to April in Ireland & UK
Tommy turns each song into his own with his own unique and powerful style touching emotions in you that only music can reach. Tommy is famous for his own arrangement of “Danny Boy”, “Isle of Inisfree” and “Hard Times” all songs that you know and love but you have never heard them until you hear Tommy Fleming’s versions. He also covers songs from “You Raise Me Up” to “Bridge over Troubled Waters”, “From a Distance” and “Something Inside So Strong” along with many more contemporary numbers.
Tommy’s unique talent has brought him worldwide recognition with several sell-out tours in Ireland, the UK, the US, Australia and Japan and he is now critically acclaimed to be one of the worlds’ finest singers of his generation. He also toured with the great Elaine Paige and Kenny Rogers in recent years.
What some famous faces had to say about his voice…
Liam Neeson - “I hope he doesn’t take up acting.”
Eric Clapton - “His version of Danny Boy is the best I have ever heard bar none.”
Alex Ferguson - “If Tommy could play football like he sings I would sign him.”
The Boston Globe - “The dynamic voice of Tommy Fleming who soared on every song.”
New York Times - “The success of this concert was Tommy’s classic interpretation of The Leaving of Liverpool and The Auld Triangle – he had the audience on its feet”