Canadian Folk Music Award: “VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR”!
Fortunate Ones named “Vocal Group of the Year” at the 2015 Canadian Folk Music Awards, on Sunday November 8th at Citadel Theatre in Edmonton, Alberta. Nineteen award categories were presented at the gala. The Eastern Canadian provinces of Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island won 17 out of 19 category awards this year with artists from Newfoundland and Ontario receiving the most honours, each taking home five awards.
From the CFMA press release: “St. John’s Newfoundland’s Catherine Allan and Andrew James, whose group is called Fortunate Ones, known for their exquisite harmonies, won Vocal Group of the Year for The Bliss.”