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May 15, 1996 in Lymington
Lymington, England, United Kingdom
Jasmine Van den Bogaerde, English musician
Birdy is an musician, singer and songwriter born on May 15, 1996 in Lymington, Hampshire, United Kingdom. Her real name, in full, is Jasmine Lucilla Elizabeth van den Bogaerde. In 2008, when Birdy was 12, she won Open Mic UK. She then released her breakthrough single, a version of the Bon Iver song “Skinny Love.” The song went platinum six times in Australia and charted throughout Europe. In 2011, she released her self-titled debut album. Two years later, she released Fire Within. Her third album, Beautiful Lies, was released in March 2016.