Pegi Young

Folk Singer

Birthday December 1, 1952

Birth Sign Sagittarius

Birthplace California

DEATH DATE Jan 1, 2019 (66)

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Singer-songwriter known for her association with ex-husband Neil Young and her work with the band The Survivors. She is also renowned for her philanthropy, founding The Bridge School to aid disabled children.

Before Fame

She grew up in a small town and worked in a diner.


She sang backup on the song "Philadelphia" at the 1994 Academy Awards.

Family Life

She was previously married to legendary singer-songwriter Neil Young. She had two children: Amber and Ben.

Associated With

Her annual Bridge School Benefit Concert has featured performance from music industry titans like Radiohead's Thom Yorke.