Donna Taggart, the Omagh-born viral sensation, recently topped the charts when her single “Jealous of the Angels” reached No.1 in the iTunes Easy Listening Chart in the USA along with Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Ireland and the UK. Her album subsequently went straight to No. 1 on the Billboard World Music Catalogue Charts, with the ‘Angels’ video attracting a staggering 50 million views on Youtube.
Donna began singing when she was 22. It started by accident when a friend asked her to sing at a funeral and she has been singing and recording songs ever since. Donna first came to prominence in 2011 when her acclaimed debut album Celtic Lady Vol. 1 was picked up by highly respected BBC Radio Ulster presenter Gerry Anderson. A second album followed in 2013 (Celtic Lady Vol.2). This led to TV appearances on Ireland West Music TV Christmas show alongside the cream of musical talent in Ireland including Nathan Carter.
With a new album and tour planned it’s exciting times ahead for Donna. More details to follow on Donna’s website, Facebook and Twitter.