Best Irish Drinking Songs

Best Irish Drinking Songs

Best Irish Drinking Songs is an exciting new band sharing all the top Irish drinking songs in one place. It features 20 brilliant Irish drinking songs voted as the best Irish drinking songs by the Celtic Music Magazine and the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast.

What makes it the best Irish drinking songs? An Irish drinking song is basically an Irish song. Usually Irish drinking songs are about alcohol, but sometimes they are just good sing-alongs, the type of songs you will enjoying singing with your friends at a pub. These are some of my most-popular songs from a variety of albums. If you can't find something to sing-along with, it's on you. These are almost all classic Irish songs.

Nicknamed “The Celtfather”, Marc Gunn is a champion of indie Celtic music. He quit his day job in 2005 to pursue music full-time. He plays a lot of the top Irish drinking songs in his shows. He got involved in podcasting during his downtime. His Irish & Celtic Music Podcast is one of the top 20 music podcasts on iTunes. It was voted the #1 Best Podsafe Music Podcast in the People’s Choice Podcast Awards in 2009 and 2010. His Celtic Music Magazine is published monthly and goes out to over 20,000 subscribers. He has given away over 20,000,000 MP3s since he began his Celtic music career.



  1. Charlie Mopps (Beer, Beer, Beer)
  2. What Shall We Do With a Drunken Sailor
  3. Calton Weaver (Nancy Whiskey)
  4. Whiskey in the Jar
  5. Irish Drinking Song (I'll Drink from Dusk Til Dawn)
  6. Fiddler's Green
  7. Wild Rover
  8. Finnegan's Wake
  9. Rising of the Moon
  10. Roll the Old Chariot Along
  11. The Widow and the Devil
  12. St Patrick's Day Leprechaun
  13. Rosin the Bow
  14. Johnny Jump Up
  15. St. Patrick Never Drank
  16. Dicey Riley
  17. Arthur McBride
  18. Old Dun Cow (MacIntyre)
  19. Isn't It Grand, Boys?
  20. The Parting Glass