Award winning artist Renée Lamoureux is a Canadian born French Métis singer songwriter. Renée has been nominated for six awards at the Manitoba Country Music Association 2017 received the 2016 Female Artist of the Year Award (MCMA) along with a nomination for Best Country Album at the Indigenous Music Awards 2017. Her latest sophomore album: 'Dare to be You' is chocked full of positive messages about perseverance and never giving up. Produced by Murray Pulver (Brothers Landreth, Doc Walker, Sierra Noble), the record is an album with big ambition, raising your spirits and to stand true to the person you were meant to be. Renée's single: 'Two Step' held steady for two months in the charts on the National Aboriginal Music Countdown between #3-#5, reaching at #1 for one week in February, 2017 and Je Vise le Ciel has reached 30,000 hits on Spotify.
With her pop-fueled songwriting abilities and a voice that ranges from soulfully powerful to sweet and gentle, Renée Lamoureux has been wowing fans ever since she first arrived in the music scene gaining exposure through her success as one half member of Canadian duo Keith and Renee. Launching eight albums in total during her music career, Renée has won and been nominated for numerous awards, toured across North America, performed with major artists such as Jann Arden, Dean Brody and Dallas Smith and contributed her philanthropy work with Free The Children.
Born and raised in Ile Des Chênes. a small French town south of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Renée began exploring music with piano lessons at the age of six and discovered her singing voice around that same time after her parents bought her and her siblings a microphone. Renée wrote her first song at the age of ten when her 5th grade teacher rented a drum machine and assigned the class to write a song and perform it live to their parents.
Since releasing 'Dare to be You', Renée's music has been gaining lots of momentum and several of her songs rotate heavily in Sirius XM.
Her past music has been placed on AT&T commercials in the USA, Degrassi The Next Generation and Degrassi Goes Hollywood, 15 Love and several Hallmark movies.