Meinir Gwilym

Meinir Elin Gwilym (born 31 March 1983) is a Welsh-language pop and folk singer. Raised in Llangristiolus, Anglesey, she released her first EP, "Smôcs, Coffi a Fodca Rhad" (translates into English as "Smokes, Coffee and Cheap Vodka") in 2002. Her website claims that she is amongst the best-selling Welsh language musicians in history.[1]

Meinir Elin Gwilym
Meinir Gwilym headlining the Los Angeles St. David's Day Festival, 2014
Background information
Born (1983-03-31) 31 March 1983 (age 38)
OriginLlangristiolus, Wales, United Kingdom
GenresFolk, pop
Occupation(s)Singer
InstrumentsVocals, acoustic guitar
Years active2002–present
Websitewww.meinirgwilym.com

Gwilym worked as a radio presenter on the afternoon request show for Radio Cymru, the BBC's Welsh-language service, alongside Dylan Wyn.[2] She now works on S4C's nightly magazine show Wedi 7, and presents weekend shows on Heart Cymru in Anglesey and Gwynedd.