Casey Leigh (full name Casey Leigh van Rooyen)is a soul / RnB singer born in East London, South Africa on 24 June 1993.She holds both South African and Italian citizenship due to her paternal grandmothers Italian heritage. At the age of 7 in May 2001, Casey Leigh emigrated with her family to Ireland,living in County Laois, Roscommon, Westmeath and finally County Kildare. She has recorded three original songs to date("Now" and "I hear Music" and "Goodbye my friend") and various covers.
Her original music has been recorded in both Ireland and South africa. In 2006 she was involved in Ireland television station RTEs (Irish television station) production of “It’s my show” with Caroline Morahan and in the same year their production “Jam Musical” and more recently on the 8th of June 2010 their production “Who are you kidding” presented by Brian Ormond.