Liam Reilly (born 29 January 1955, Dundalk) is an Irish singer/songwriter and a former member of the group Bagatelle. Bagatelle were formed in 1978 by drummer Walter (Wally) McConville along with bass player Ken O'Brien and guitarist John Doyle. In 1980 while recording the band's debut album, Reilly had received and offer from Gus Dudgeon (Elton John's producer, who has since died) to begin a solo career in return for leaving the other band members to their own devices. However Reilly refused and insisted on sticking by the other members as they had done the same for him until that point. After leaving the group in the mid-1980s he moved to Savannah, Georgia and began a solo career. In this time he recorded an album called Savannah Serenade which featured much of Reilly's keyboards and voc

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  • Liam Reilly (* 29. Januar 1955 in Dundalk) ist ein irischer Singer-Songwriter. Ab Ende der 1970er Jahre war er Sänger der irischen Rockband Bagatelle. Er sagte sich Mitte der 1980er Jahre los, um eine Solokarriere zu starten. 1988 wurde er Zweiter im irischen Vorentscheid zum Eurovision Song Contest, doch zwei Jahre später gewann er und vertrat daher Irland beim Eurovision Song Contest 1990 in Zagreb. Mit dem selbstkomponierten Song Somewhere in Europe wurde er Zweiter. Ein Jahr später kehrte er zum Contest zurück als Komponist von Could it be that I'm in love ?, dem irischen Beitrag – gesungen von Kim Jackson – der den zehnten Platz erhielt. (de)
  • Liam Reilly (ur. 29 stycznia 1955 w Dundalk) – irlandzki wokalista, autor tekstów, członek grupy Bagatelle. Był jednym z założycieli zespołu Bagatelle, powstałym we wczesnych latach 70. XX wieku. Grupę opuścił w 1980 roku rozpoczynając karierę solową. W 1990 roku wystąpił w Konkursie Piosenki Eurowizji z piosenką Somewhere In Europe zajmując drugą pozycję. W 1998 roku, ponownie wraz z Bagatelle, wydał płytę Bagatelle Gold. (pl)
  • Liam Reilly (born 29 January 1955, Dundalk) is an Irish singer/songwriter and a former member of the group Bagatelle. Bagatelle were formed in 1978 by drummer Walter (Wally) McConville along with bass player Ken O'Brien and guitarist John Doyle. In 1980 while recording the band's debut album, Reilly had received and offer from Gus Dudgeon (Elton John's producer, who has since died) to begin a solo career in return for leaving the other band members to their own devices. However Reilly refused and insisted on sticking by the other members as they had done the same for him until that point. After leaving the group in the mid-1980s he moved to Savannah, Georgia and began a solo career. In this time he recorded an album called Savannah Serenade which featured much of Reilly's keyboards and vocals. In 1988 he was a finalist in the Irish heats of the Eurovision Song Contest with the song "Lifeline". Reilly came back to arrive second in the event in 1990 with "Somewhere in Europe". He performed this at the Eurovision Song Contest 1990 staged in Zagreb and was placed joint second out of the 22 entries. As a composer, Reilly returned to Eurovision in Rome in 1991 where his song "Could It Be That I'm In Love", performed by Kim Jackson, was placed equal tenth. (en)
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  • Liam Reilly (* 29. Januar 1955 in Dundalk) ist ein irischer Singer-Songwriter. Ab Ende der 1970er Jahre war er Sänger der irischen Rockband Bagatelle. Er sagte sich Mitte der 1980er Jahre los, um eine Solokarriere zu starten. 1988 wurde er Zweiter im irischen Vorentscheid zum Eurovision Song Contest, doch zwei Jahre später gewann er und vertrat daher Irland beim Eurovision Song Contest 1990 in Zagreb. Mit dem selbstkomponierten Song Somewhere in Europe wurde er Zweiter. Ein Jahr später kehrte er zum Contest zurück als Komponist von Could it be that I'm in love ?, dem irischen Beitrag – gesungen von Kim Jackson – der den zehnten Platz erhielt. (de)
  • Liam Reilly (ur. 29 stycznia 1955 w Dundalk) – irlandzki wokalista, autor tekstów, członek grupy Bagatelle. Był jednym z założycieli zespołu Bagatelle, powstałym we wczesnych latach 70. XX wieku. Grupę opuścił w 1980 roku rozpoczynając karierę solową. W 1990 roku wystąpił w Konkursie Piosenki Eurowizji z piosenką Somewhere In Europe zajmując drugą pozycję. W 1998 roku, ponownie wraz z Bagatelle, wydał płytę Bagatelle Gold. (pl)
  • Liam Reilly (born 29 January 1955, Dundalk) is an Irish singer/songwriter and a former member of the group Bagatelle. Bagatelle were formed in 1978 by drummer Walter (Wally) McConville along with bass player Ken O'Brien and guitarist John Doyle. In 1980 while recording the band's debut album, Reilly had received and offer from Gus Dudgeon (Elton John's producer, who has since died) to begin a solo career in return for leaving the other band members to their own devices. However Reilly refused and insisted on sticking by the other members as they had done the same for him until that point. After leaving the group in the mid-1980s he moved to Savannah, Georgia and began a solo career. In this time he recorded an album called Savannah Serenade which featured much of Reilly's keyboards and voc (en)
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