Emm Gryner (born 8 June 1975 in Sarnia, Ontario) is a Canadian singer-songwriter and occasional actress.
Gryner's childhood was spent in Forest, Lambton County, Ontario. Her father was of half Irish heritage and her mother was Filipina.
After graduating from Fanshawe College's Music Industry Arts program in 1995, Emm started her music career in Toronto, working office jobs during the day while honing her live show in small, local clubs by night. Gryner entered her original song "Wisdom Bus" in a nationwide songwriting contest sponsored by Standard Broadcasting, and won. With the money from this prize, she recorded an album called The Original Leap Year and released it on her own Dead Daisy Records. The album attracted the attention of Violent Femmes producer, Warren Bruleigh.
Bruleigh passed the album onto an exec at Mercury Records who signed Gryner. The result was Public, a BritpopЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- And Distrust It [1995, альбом]
- The Original Leap Year [1997, альбом]
- Girl Versions [07.1997, макси-сингл]
- Public [23.06.1998, альбом]
- Science Fair [10.08.1999, альбом]
- Dead Relatives [05.09.2000, альбом]
- Girl Versions [21.08.2001, альбом]
- Asianblue [16.07.2002, альбом]
- Breaking News EP [16.12.2004, макси-сингл]
- Songs of Love and Death [18.01.2005, альбом]
- The Great Lakes [27.09.2005, альбом]
- The Summer of High Hopes [12.05.2006, альбом]
- PVT [26.09.2006, альбом]
- Goddess [2009, альбом]
- Stray Bullets [2010, макси-сингл]
- Gem and I [21.09.2010, альбом]
- Northern Gospel [2011, альбом]
- Torrential [08.04.2014, альбом]
- The Best of [10.2012, сборник]