Over the past few years, Dermot Kennedy has taken the world by storm. After attaining viral success on Spotify in 2016, the singer-songwriter from Rathcoole amassed followers and fans from around the world as he self-published his work. 2018 and 2019 saw Kennedy tour the United States, Australia, and Europe, performing in packed houses night after night. He’s made a huge splash in the festival scene with gigs at Bonnaroo, Coachella, and South by Southwest.
Kennedy’s debut studio album dropped in October of 2019 and quickly became the fastest-selling album in Ireland in 2019.