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Neyla Pekarek

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Birthday
4, 1986
Birthplace
Denver, CO
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
4, 1986 (age 35)
Birthplace
Denver, CO

About

Classically trained cellist and vocalist for the folk rock band The Lumineers who became a member of the band in 2010.

Before Fame

She had just graduated college and was planning to become a teacher before responding to a Craiglist ad posted by Lumineers founders Wesley Schultz and Jeremiah Fraites in which they were requesting a cellist.

Trivia

She and the Lumineers gained significant fame from the single "Ho Hey."

Family Life

She was born in Denver, Colorado.

Associated With

She is a famous cellist like Luka Sulicof the band 2Cellos.