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Billy McGuinness Biography – Billy McGuinness Wiki
Billy McGuinness is a guitarist and band member from Dublin, Ireland. He has been the lead guitarist and backing vocalist for the Irish rock band, Aslan, for the last four decades. In December 2021, it was announced that Billy will be taking part in the fifth series of the Irish version of Dancing with the Stars.
Billy is a member of the Aslan, an Irish rock band from Dublin. The band was formed in 1982 and he is one of the original band members. Other Aslan’s band members include Christy Dignam, Joe Jewell, Rodney O’Brien, and Alan Downey. The band has released several studio albums including: Feel No Shame, Goodbye Charlie Moonhead, Here Comes Lucy Jones, Waiting For This Madness To End, For Some Strange Reason, and Nudie Books and Frenchies.
The band’s single “Crazy World” from the album Goodbye Charlie Moonhead, reached number 4 on the Irish Singles Chart and stayed in the charts for 3 months, becoming one of the most played songs on Irish radio in 1993. On September 17, 2022, the band will celebrate 40 years of ASLAN in the business with an anniversary tour in Dublin.
Billy McGuinness Dancing with the Stars
He is a contestant in the 5th series of Dancing with the Stars (Ireland). He was announced as a contestant in mid-December 2021, Aslan also announced via the band’s official Instagram handle, “Well we can share the news with you now…. Billy will be taking part in Dancing with the Stars @DWTSIRL We are so looking forward to seeing Billy put his Guitar down and try find his dancing feet!! Wishing you the very best Billy! We are all behind you!.”
Billy, 61, is the oldest contestant and he is partnering with one of the youngest contestants, Hannah Kelly, a ballroom and Latin dancer, and choreographer from Tallaght, Dublin. The show started airing on 9 January 2022 on RTÉ One. Dancing with the Stars (Ireland) is making a return after the show took a two-year break during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Billy McGuinness Age
Billy is 61 years old as of 2022. He is from Dublin’s Northside, Ireland.
Billy McGuinness Wife
Is Billy McGuinness married? He is married to his wife Adreena. The couple has two sons Jake and Liam. The family resides in Bettystown, Co Meath.
Billy McGuinness Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be $1 Million.