Julie Fowlis is a multi-award winning Gaelic singer who is deeply influenced by her early upbringing in the Outer Hebridean island of North Uist. She’s a warm and engaging live performer who has graced stages around the globe, from village halls in the Highlands to theatres in Paris and Vienna, London and New York. Her 'crystalline' and 'intoxicating' vocals have enchanted audiences around the world and seen her collaborate, record and perform with a broad range of artists such as Nicola Benedetti, Aled Jones, James Taylor and Mary Chapin Carpenter.
Nominated as 'Folk Singer of the Year' at the 2015 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, and 'Best Artist' at the Songlines World Music Awards 2015, She will forever be recognised for singing the theme song to Brave, Disney Pixar’s multi-award-winning animated film, set in the ancient Highlands of Scotland. Julie also sang live at the opening ceremony of the Glasgow XX Commonwealth Games in 2014 to a TV audience of over 1 billion people.