Gemma Ray is an English singer-songwriter born in Berlin, Germany who grew up in Essex, England. She's been recording from 2002 on. Her latest album "Island Fire" was released April 2012. "Wondrous. A true alternative to the wan psychadelic folk of today's lady-pop troupe" – MOJO "Blowing sugary femme-pop out of the water. Gemma Ray is untouchable" – NME "By rights, Gemma Ray should be a household name. When stood next to her, Amy Winehouse is revealed to be, if not a charlatan, certainly pedestrian.