Local resident Rumer was nominated for two Brits this year, Best Newcomer and Best Female artist. Rumer has lived and worked in Herne Hill including as a waitress at Pullens (Railton Road).
She has been touring with Jools Holland - first single
'Slow' got to no2 (I think) on the download charts.
Her first Album - 'Seasons of My Soul' went platinum in a matter of weeks.
She met Burt Bacharach last year and released a collection of covers of his songs including one written especially for her to sing.
She is on Facebook - Rumer (Musician)
So, next time you are in Pullens just check out the staff, you saw the stars there first.