Sylvia Tyson

Folk Singer

Birthday September 19, 1940

Birth Sign Virgo

Birthplace Canada

Age 83 years old

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Folk singer who was one-half of the popular act Ian & Sylvia, the group known for hits in Canada like "Early Morning Rain."

Before Fame

She played guitar and sang in Toronto coffeehouses.


She wrote the hit song "You Were on My Mind," which has been covered countless times.

Family Life

She was married to her musical partner Ian Tyson from 1964 to 1975.

Associated With

Anne Murray is another famous Canadian singer.