Michael Healy-Rae releases election song to Come Out Ye Black And Tans tune
Independent TD Michael Healy-Rae has released a song for next month's general election based on the tune to come Out Ye Black And Tans.
I don't know why...but this song has been stuck since last week.... well here it is, our election song— Michael Healy-Rae (@MHealyRae) January 21, 2020
"Come Out & Vote Michael Healy-Rae "
?VOTE NO.1 MICHAEL HEALY-RAE ?#GeneralElection2020 #MichaelHealyRae #VoteNO1 #ElectionSong pic.twitter.com/5xcPIv5CER
The Kerry politician unveiled the song and an accompanying video on his Twitter page this morning.
Lyrics in the song encourage voters to back Mr Healy-Rae, saying "for your problems, he's always got solutions".
Mr Healy-Rae is a member of one of Ireland's most colourful political families. Last year he revealed that Hollywood actor Tom Cruise was falsely accused of trying to steal a barman's cigarettes in a Co Kerry pub.