Fortunate Ones is a Juno nominated, Canadian Folk Music Award winning folk-pop duo made up 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.
Fortunate Ones’ debut album THE BLISS soars – spinning memorable, singable choruses about things we all need to remember. Produced by multi award winning East coast producer
Daniel Ledwell, the tracks boast inventive, rich layers and rhythms, beneath the duo’s distinct, emotive vocals. The album features guest appearances by East Coast favorites Jenn Grant,
Don Brownrigg, and Kinley Dowling. Two singles from the album, The Bliss & Lay Me Down hit #1 on CBC Radio 2 and Fortunate Ones were selected for the inaugural Allan Slaight JUNO Master Class program, have received 3 Canadian Folk Music Award nominations and 7 Music Newfoundland & Labrador Award nominations.