The Script’s Danny O’Donoghue backs equal marriage ahead of Ireland referendum
Singer Danny O’Donoghue has shown his support for equal marriage in Ireland, ahead of the country’s planned referendum.
The Republic of Ireland, which introduced civil partnerships in 2011, is set to vote next May on extending civil marriage to same-sex couples.
The deadline for voter registration ahead of the ballots is next Tuesday, November 25 – with equality groups heading a drive to register young and disenfranchised voters ahead of the poll.
Today the former Voice coach joined the ‘Yes Equality’ campaign, alongside The Script bandmate Mark.
The campaign said: “Thank you Danny for showing your support. Join Danny and #registertovote so that you can have your say!”
Danny and Mark, from The Script, were interviewed by Greg James yesterday on BBC Radio 1 ad below you can watch their chat.
Danny O’Donoghue was interviewed by ODE alongside others celebrities who attended the Winter Wonderland Vip Launch yesterday, and he talks about what he wishes from Christmas and if he is still looking for a new love.
During a musical event at the U.N General Assembly today, UNICEF will unveil the #IMAGINE project as part of celebrations for the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child.
What’s really cool is that they’ve launched a new interactive feature that allows you to record lyrics from John Lennon’s iconic track Imagine alongside some of the world’s most famous artists. If you ever wanted to have your vocals produced by David Guetta then now is your chance because everyone who records the song could feature in the new UNICEF version and in the accompanying video, which will be released in the lead up to New Year’s Eve 2014.
Here’s a small taste of what you can expect and keep an eye out for Danny’s part.
The #IMAGINE digital experience will be available via the TouchCast app for iOS on the App Store on 20 November or at http://imagine.unicef.org.
Today Danny and Mark, from The Script, answered a few questions by fans and talked about their new music video, No Good In Goodbye.