Jennifer Diane “Jenny” Lewis (born January 8, 1976) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and actress. She was the primary vocalist of the indie rock band Rilo Kiley, and has released three solo albums. She performed as part of the duo Jenny & Johnny with boyfriend Johnathan Rice.
Lewis was born in Las Vegas, Nevada. Her mother, Linda, was a professional singer, and her father, Eddie Gordon, was a member of the Harmonica Gang. Lewis is Jewish.
In 2016, the trio Nice As Fuck comprising Lewis, Erika Forster (of Au Revoir Simone) and Tennessee Thomas (of The Like) debuted at a Bernie Sanders benefit. The group will open on a number of tour dates for M. Ward.