His rich baritone voice has an authenticity and unpretentiousness that is downright disarming. His 2016 Juno award winning Earthly Days album boasts moving, warm instrumentation in which Prince’s stories and characters hold space. The Oji-Cree Prince’s musical journey started under the guidance and support of his father, acclaimed gospel singer Ed Prince. He added his own painstaking craftsmanship to his gospel/country/folk sound, shored up by his big, deep-pitched velvet voice for a true mirror of the man that makes it: honest, real, sensitive and memorable.
Winnipeg-based bilingual singer/songwriter Justin Lacroix brings little folk, a little rock, and a lot of heart.