Fortunate Ones
Fortunate Ones - The Bliss
Region: Newfoundland and Labrador
Genre: Folk, Pop, Roots, Singer-Songwriter

FORTUNATE ONES is the award winning Canadian folk-pop duo of singer/pianist/accordion player Catherine Allan and singer/guitarist Andrew James O’Brien – endearing audiences with wide-eyed energy, pragmatic optimism, and an earnest mission for connection. Nominated for the 2016 Juno Award for Contemporary Roots Album of the Year and Winner of the 2015 Canadian Folk Music Award for Vocal Group of the Year, the duo has received 2 SOCAN Number 1 Awards (CBC Radio 2 Top 20), 4 Music Newfoundland and Labrador Awards including Group and Album of the Year, 5 2016 ECMA nominations including Rising Star, Album, Group Recording, Song and Songwriter of the Year and a 2016 International Folk Music Award nomination for Artist of the Year. Their debut record was produced by Daniel Ledwell and released on Juno award winner, Rose Cousins' Old Farm Pony Records in February, 2015.