There are at least two artists using the name Emy: 1. An Egyptian singer and actress. 2. An Irish singer. 1. Emy Salem is an Egyptian singer and actress. Emy was born in Alexandria, Egypt, an only child, then moved with her mother to London, England, where she lived and studied from primary school (where she started singing, dancing, and acting) until she graduated from London Westminister University (majoring in marketing). She also learnt to dance to a professional level in hip-hop and street-dance.