The Album That Made Enya Into A Superstar

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More than 25 years after its initial release, Enya's Watermark has proven itself as a timeless classic. I believe Enya when she says she was surprised by the album's immediate success. Yet its amazing qualities is impossible not to be affected by, and it made Enya into platinum selling artist. Join … [Read more...]

Enya’s Next Album

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When will Enya's new album be released? As of writing we don't know. The only information we have is that Enya, Roma and Nicky have been to Abbey Road Studios working on some new material. But while we are waiting, let's do some qualified guessing on how the album might be. If nothing else it will … [Read more...]

Enya, Van Damme And The Volvo Ad

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Click to read the fascinating story behind Volvo Trucks' ad "The Epic Split", where Enya's music is heard to Van Damme's truck stunt. This is from AdAge.com: Part of what makes Volvo Trucks' ad "The Epic Split" so brilliant and bizarre is its soundtrack: Who expects to see a stunt by action star … [Read more...]

Standoff between Enya and Lana Del Rey

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Christine Wolfe on Harvardindependent.com has written a great article called Wild Child - A musicoethical standoff between Enya and Lana Del Rey. Read how that imaginative fight played out: For all of human history, conflict has spurred culture. Whether two empires at war, two political systems at … [Read more...]

New Enya Album in 2014?

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Sadly there is no news concerning an Enya album with release in 2014. But back in 2012 it was confirmed that Enya, Roma and Nicky Ryan were back in the studio working on new material, but it seems like we will have to wait some more for a new album by world's no. 1 New Age music artist. While … [Read more...]

New Age Music Top Selling Artists

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There are not many New Age Music artists in the elite division of the American music business. But we have one or two true superstars here. Recording Industry Assosiation of America (RIAA) has recently published a list of the best of the best. The only two New Age music superstars in the US … [Read more...]

New Age Music Played Backwards

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Everyone knows the joke; Q: What do you get when you play New Age music backwards? A: New Age Music. But is it really true? I tried this on a couple of the most famous songs in our genre. I have not been able to find out where this joke originates from. If anyone knows, please write a comment. … [Read more...]

Watermark 25th Anniversary Interview

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In connection with Watermark's 25th Anniversary in September last year, an interview with Enya from 1988 was aired on Raidio na Gaeltachta. Here is the beginning of the English translation: Enya: This is my first solo album. I have two previous albums, but they were for films, the first one for … [Read more...]

Enya and Money – an update

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While we are eagerly waiting for news regarding Enya's new album, Irish Newspaper Independent.ie has some news regarding her earnings in 2013 - entitled Cash pile at Enya's music business jumps by €220,000. The cash pile at Enya's music business firm last year jumped by over €220,000 -- even though … [Read more...]

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