Amira McCarthy

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McCarthy in 2014, photo by Prphotos

Birth Name: Amira Sallah McCarthy

Place of Birth: Westminster, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 2 February, 1996

*father – Irish, African-Jamaican
*mother – Gambian

Amira McCarthy is a British singer. She was a member of band Neon Jungle, along with Shereen Cutkelvin, Jessica Plummer, and Asami Zdrenka.

Her father is of half Irish and half Afro-Jamaican descent; her Irish family is from Cork. Her mother is from Gambia. A picture of Amira with some of her family members can be seen here.


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  1. bablah says:

    Is that like Euro-Swedish?

  2. andrew says:


    *Irish, Afro-Jamaican (father)
    *Gambian (mother)

    “My dad is half-Irish and his family are from Cork, so that’s where my surname comes from. I’ve never been to Cork because someone told me it was boring.”

    Amira’s maternal grandmother:

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