Previous members of Celtic Thunder include Paul Byrom and Emmet Cahill. Other famous former members of this band include Daniel Furlong, Damian McGinty, Carloine Torti and Belinda Murphy.
Byrom is from Dublin, Ireland. In addition to his performances with Celtic Thunder, he also performed at several major sporting events all over the world, for the president of Ireland and for Japanese Emperor Akihito. As of 2015, he is still actively touring in the United States.
Cahill is from Mullingar, Ireland. He earned his university degree in musical performance from the Royal Irish Academy of Music. He auditioned for the band in 2010 and then resigned in 2014.