Joy Dunlop is a Gaelic singer from Argyll, Scotland. Joy’s singing career is the result of a life–long fascination with Scotland’s traditional music and has led her all over the world; from major Celtic festivals to touring the UK, Europe, Canada and New Zealand.
Through her singing, she showcases Gaelic music and song in a contemporary way that always remains true to its roots.
Recently crowned the Pan Celtic Traditional Singer of the Year 2015 and in addition to nominations as Gaelic Singer of the Year 2010 & 2011, she has also won both the coveted Royal National Mòd Gold Medal and the Oban Times Gold Medal.
A fluent Gaelic speaker, Joy presents shows on BBC ALBA and makes frequent appearances on Radio nan Gàidheal. She is also an award winning Scottish step–dancer and is the 2015 Pan Celtic Traditional Inter-Celtic Dance Champion.More About Joy