Music legend Judy Collins released her first album a full 61 years ago, an album of folk songs entitled A Maid of Constant Sorrow. In 2019 at the age of 80, she scored her first No. 1 album on the American Billboard Charts with Winter Stories.

At the end of this month, the Grammy-winning octogenarian is coming to Dublin to perform at TradFest Temple Bar, with a special live show at St. Patrick's Cathedral on January 28th.

Ahead of that eagerly awaited live appearance, she talks to RTÉ Arena above.

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TradFest Temple Bar 2023 runs at various venues from 25th - 29th January - find out more here. Tune into RTÉ Arena live nightly from Mon-Fri on RTÉ Radio 1 from 7 pm - or listen back here.