Ken Whiteley

Genre: folk, blues, gospel, swing, songwriter
Ken Whiteley, is a Canadian roots music legend and master of folk, swing, blues, gospel and children’s music. He has a Canadian Folk Music Award, Genie Award for Best Song in a Canadian film, Lifetime Achievement from Folk Music Ontario and Mariposa Folk Festival and 7 Juno award and 16 Maple Blues Award nominations. Ken’s live performances showcase his outstanding musicianship on guitars and mandolin, award winning original songs and powerful vocals called “…a cross between Pete Seeger and Tony Bennett on 11!” He loves to get people singing along, sharing his encyclopaedic knowledge, positive energy and spiritual depth.