The Chieftains - The Long Black Veil

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The Long Black Veil' is an album released by The Chieftains in 1995. It is one of the most popular and best selling albums by the band and reached number 17 in the album charts. The band teamed up with well-known musicians such as Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones and Van Morrison and most of the tracks on the album features a different guest performer. The album went gold in the U.S. and Australia, and Double-Platinum in Ireland. One of the tracks, "Have I Told You Lately That I Love You?", sung and written by Van Morrison, won the Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals in 1996. Credited collaborators include Marianne Faithfull, Mark Knopfler, Mick Jagger, Ry Cooder, Sinéad O'Connor, Sting, The Rolling Stones, Tom Jones, Van Morrison and Arty McGlynn. There is video evidence (available as a bootleg called 'Salad Party') that additional material was recorded during this session, though The Chieftains have not released this material.

1. Mo Ghile Mear (Our Hero) (with Sting & Anúna) 2. The Long Black Veil (with Mick Jagger) 3. The Foggy Dew (with Sinéad O'Connor) 4. Have I Told You Lately That I Love You? (with Van Morrison) 5. Changing Your Demeanour 6. The Lily of the West" (with Mark Knopfler) 7. Coast of Malabar (with Ry Cooder) 8. Dunmore Lassies (with Ry Cooder) 9. Love Is Teasin (with Marianne Faithfull) 10. He Moved through the Fair (with Sinéad O'Connor) 11. Ferny Hill 12. Tennessee Waltz/Tennessee Mazurka (with Tom Jones) 13. The Rocky Road to Dublin" (with The Rolling Stones)