Ceilidh music is a traditional folk music genre that originated in Scotland and Ireland. It is characterized by lively dance tunes played on fiddles, accordions, flutes, and other instruments. The music is often accompanied by dancing, with specific steps and formations for each dance. The Kilfenora Céilí Band, Gunna Sound Ceilidh Band, and The Lothian Scottish Dance Band are all popular groups within the genre, known for their energetic performances and ability to get people up and dancing.
Here is a list of ceilidh artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the ceilidh genre. You can find out what ceilidh genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.