performing this year
Carsen Gray is a fresh artist that is stunning Canadians across the Nation with her soulful lyrics, captivating voice and energetic sound. Hailing from Haida Gwaii, BC, Carsen is no stranger to a life of art, music, and entertainment. In 2017 Carsen Gray released her debut self titled album, which garnished her the "Best New Artist" Awards presented by SiriusXM, at the Indigenous Music Awards (IMA). Carsen also received 2 nominations "Best Pop Album" and Best Radio Single for "Supernatural" at the IMAs.
Following the debut release of singles/videos, "Supernatural" and "Wanna See You", both songs reached Number 1 on NCI FM (Winnipeg MB) Indigenous Music Countdown achieving notoriety among her peers and an increasing fan base. In 2018, Carsen Gray returned to the Indigenous Music Awards, winning the coveted “Best Radio Single” Award for “Wanna See You” featuring Juno nominated, DJ Shub.
An unstoppable force Carsen has landed on prestigious stages, 2019 Carsen performed with the star-studded finale ensemble at the Indspire Indigenous Achievement Awards show with her partner Joey Stylez, featuring the chart-topping song “Victory Dance.” She performed on National Aboriginal Day for the Aboriginal Peoples Television network (APTN) Aboriginal Day Live in Vancouver, B.C then performed as a featured Artist at JunoFest Vancouver the following year. With consistent increased streams, and growing followers on social media, her fans yearn for the relate-able lyrics, and upbeat songs that make you want to dance! Making Carsen Gray Canada's newest Artist to bring Pop music infused with Trap, Indigenous sounds and R&B/Soul.
Illuminate - Carsen Gray & Red Rockerz (Directed by: Stuey Kubrick)