Music Rights are covered by collection societies and publishers. The hit song 'Breathless' from this album also allowed the band to break into the U. Selling just over 17 million copies worldwide, it is The Corrs' most successful album to date; and one of the most succesful albums to come out of Ireland. In 2000, following the death of their mother, Jean, in 1999, they released their third studio album In Blue, which included the song 'No More Cry' which Andrea, the lead vocalist along with Caroline the drummer, wrote after the loss of their mother. The band has been inactive since 2005 because Jim and Caroline are raising families, while Andrea and Sharon are pursuing solo careers. All musical material is re-recorded and does not use in any form the original music or original vocals or any feature of the original recording.
The band took a break after this, allowing time for Sharon Corr to get married, and Caroline Corr to marry and have her first child, a son, Jake. The album also entered the top ten albums in the United States with the single Summer Sunshine entering the top 20 singles. Both albums have been certified gold in the United States. Long before The Corrs made a record, she played a small role in The Commitments 1991 , as Sharon Rabbitte, one of the lead's younger sister. Bono is the executive producer of the allbum, which should be out in Spring '07.
The band are due to release another Greatest Hits album on the 20th of November 2006, entitled Dreams: The Ultimate Corrs Collection. Success followed in much of Europe, Asia and Australia. Around this time also, Caroline gave birth to her second child, a daughter, Georgina and now it is said that another baby girl is on the way. The images are for illustrative purposes only and are not contractual. Andrea Corr also began to flirt with the possibility of acting. The session was recorded live on 5 October 1999 in front of an audience at Ardmore Studios, Co. Andrea Corr also has acting ambitions.
She also played in Evita 1996 alongside Madonna as one of president Péron's mistresses, in Broken Thread 2007 , The Bridge 2005 , The Boys from County Clare 2003 , and sang the part of Kayley in Quest for Camelot 1998. The title track, 'The Right Time' and 'Runaway' were all singles that would reach within the top ten Irish Singles Chart. After six months from the album's release, it turned multi-platinum worldwide. . Without expressed permission, all uses other than home and private use are forbidden. The album was a great success in their homeland Ireland where it peaked at number 1 with all three singles entering the Irish Music Charts.
A compilation album The Best of the Corrs was released in 2001 featuring previous released songs as well as new tracks. After appearing in several movies such as Evita, Boys and Girls from County Claire, and The Bridge. Following the album release of Home, Sharon has given birth to her first child, a son, Cathal, and Jim Corr announced his engagement to his girlfriend Gayle. The new single that was only released and featured in this complication is 'Would You Be Happier'. They have a son, Brandon. In 2004, they released their album Borrowed Heaven, which featured the track 'Time Enough For Tears' which was penned by Bono and Gavin Friday for the film soundtrack In America, as well as Lady Smith Black Mambazo featuring on the title track. The band consists of siblings Jim Corr keyboard, guitar, backing vocals, born July 31, 1964 , Sharon Corr violin, backing vocals, born March 24, 1970 , Caroline Corr drums, bodhran, piano, backing vocals, born March 17, 1973 and Andrea Corr lead vocals, tin whistle, born May 17, 1974.
Andrea is currently working on several film projects and is planning to embark on a solo career, whilst her brother and sisters focus on their families. According to Sharon Corr, it is uncertain if and when The Corrs will reunite. She is seen dancing the jig in one of the band casting scenes. . .
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