British musician making up one-half of the alt-pop duo Oh Wonder, performing alongside Anthony West. She has made music as a solo artist under the stage name of LAYLA, previously calling herself Jose Vanders .
She is a classically trained vocalist, pianist and violin player. She graduated from the University of Bristol with an English Literature degree.
Her Oh Wonder band was initially called Wonder Wonder.
She was raised in London, England, and spent 1 year living in Canada before heading back to England.
She contributed to the soundtrack of the 2016 film Collide with a song called "Body Gold." The movie starred Nicholas Hoult.