Irish rhythms

May 17, 2013, 00:14 IST | Special Features

Ireland's best-selling solo musician Enya celebrates her birthday today.

CS gives you some more trivia on the Irish singer, instrumentalist, and songwriter:


> Enya was the original choice of director James Cameron for the music of his film Titanic. However, things didn’t work out and James Horner composed the music.

> The late Pope John Paul II was reportedly a big fan of her music. She was even invited to the Vatican to sing for him.

> Her work has earned her four Grammy Awards and an Academy Award nomination.

> The asteroid 6433 Enya, discovered on 18 November 1978 by Antonín Mrkos at Klet Observatory, is named after her. 

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