Pegi Young is the inspiration for several of Neil's songs like Such A Woman, Unknown Legend, and Once An Angel. She also has been a background singer for Young and has recorded three solo albums of her own.
The Youngs co-founded the Bridge School in 1986 after seeing the lack of education for their son Ben, who suffers from cerebral palsy. The raise funds for the school with a star studded annual concert. Neil and Pegi performed together at that benefit concert last fall.