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Robert Halligan

Adjunct Faculty

  • Television, Radio & Film

Contact Information

Office Location

379 Newhouse 2

Robert Halligan has written more than 1,000 songs, 200 of which have been recorded and released internationally, with sales of more than 30 million units. Among the artists who have covered his songs are Cher, KISS, Judas Priest, Michael Bolton, Kathy Mattea and Blue Oyster Cult.

Halligan has sung with many artists who’ve had No. 1 records, including Michael McDonald, Joan Jett, Felix Cavaliere of the Rascals and Darlene Love. He has sung lead vocals on national TV and radio commercials for Folgers, M&Ms, Carefree Sugarless Gum and Miller Genuine Draft.

His current recording and touring group, Ceili Rain, has been together for 20 years and has released eight award-winning CDs.