Lisa Hannigan

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Lisa Hannigan (born February 12th 1981 in Dunshaughlin, County Meath, Ireland) is an irish singer-songwriter who is best known as the female voice from Damien Rice’s best selling breakthrough albums “O” and “9”.

Lisa also appears on backing vocals on Mic Christopher’s album “Skylarking”, as well as the soundtrack to “Goldfish Memory”

A stunning vocalist, Lisa regularly performs live with Damien. In 2005 they co-wrote “Unplayed Piano” which was released to support the Free Aung San Suu Kyi 60th Birthday Campaign. She also joined fellow Irish songman David Kitt on stage at Glastonbury to sing BVs for a few tracks during the 2005 festival.

Lisa played the Tribeca Film Festival in New York as a solo artist and spent time working on her solo material. She is also a part of the music project The Cake Sale.

In March 25th, Damien Rice’s offical website announced that his professional relationship with Lisa Hannigan is over.

Nowadays, Lisa is running her own artistic projects. Her debut solo album, “Sea Sew”, was released in Ireland on the 12th of September, 2008. Which debuted number 4 in Ireland, the first single is Lille.

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