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Cork Singer Lyra Is Absolutely Loving Her New Role As Judge On The Big Deal

We think Lyra is The Big Deal in Irish music! So, it's appropriate that she is appearing as a Judge...
Mark Linehan
Mark Linehan

5:44 PM - 10 Sep 2021



Cork Singer Lyra Is Absolutely...

Fergal D'Arcy

Cork Singer Lyra Is Absolutely Loving Her New Role As Judge On The Big Deal

Mark Linehan
Mark Linehan

5:44 PM - 10 Sep 2021

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We think Lyra is The Big Deal in Irish music!

So, it's appropriate that she is appearing as a Judge on the show 'The Big Deal' on Virgin Media Television.

It‚Äôs the channel‚Äôs BIG Saturday night show. It involves contestants accepting a cash deal or taking a chance to go further in the competition. ‚ÄúAre you going to take the deal or are you going to take a chance?!‚ÄĚ

Her fellow judges are Jedward, Boy George, Deirdre O’Kane and Aston Merrygold.

Lyra was in fab form as she chatted to Fergal D'Arcy who was live from the Autumn Air festival in Mitchelstown, Cork:

Cork Singer Lyra Is Absolutely Loving Her New Role As Judge On The Big Deal

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Making waves across the water Lyra performed at the Reading & Leeds Festival recently. Her performance was described as show-stopping.

In July she also appeared at Latitude Festival and supported Kodaline in Belfast. Last weekend she played the Neighbourhood Weekender in Warrington England.

This weekend LYRA opens the Main Stage at TRNSMT (pronounced Transmit) Festival on Sunday in The UK ‚Äď Next Sunday she plays The Isle Of Wight Festival. She is delighted to be back in front of a human crowd!

LYRA has also co-written the lead track along with Grammy award winning Bill Whelan on the new Riverdance animation movie ‚Äď the single called ‚ÄúLight Me Up‚ÄĚ will be released to coincide with the worldwide date of the movie in March 2022.


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