Band Name Black 47. Album Name Trouble in the Land. Erscheinungsdatum 2000. 1. Trouble in the Land. 5. Tramps Heartbreak. 6. Bodhrans on the Brain. 7. I Got Laid on James Joyce's Grave. 8. Susan Falls Apart. 10. Fallin' Off the Edge of America. 12. Blood Is Thicker Than Water.
Band Name Black 47. Data de lançamento 2000.
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Black 47 rose to stardom by combining Irish melodies with gritty hip-hop beats, caustic raps about British rule, and driving riffs swept off the floor at CBGB. By 2000, the band had seen fame come and go; their MTV 15 minutes of fame had come and gone, founding member Chris Byrne was about to depart, and lead singer Larry Kirwan was running out of gas. On a personal level everything seemed to be falling apart, Kirwan recalls. Kirwan was at the mixing board, twirling the knobs on a new Black 47 album, when we asked him to look back on "Trouble in the Land. When you spun this album for the first time yourself once it was finished, what were your thoughts? It was a hard album to sequence. It seemed a bit all over the place.
Black 47 was a celtic rock band from New York City, formed in 1989 by Larry Kirwan and Chris Byrne, and derives its name from a traditional term for the summer of 1847, the worst year of the Great Famine in Ireland. Ten Bloody Years of Black 47. 2000. A 2010 poll by IrishCentral 2001.
Black 47. 14,296 listeners.