Don Amero captivates audiences of all ages with powerful and expressive vocals, percussion‐style guitar play, and engaging storytelling. He is often called upon as a keynote speaker, and to deliver workshops for youth. His story inspires, and his message is one of encouragement, positivity and beauty. He continues to impress wherever he goes.
Don’s musical style has been likened to John‐Mayer‐meets‐Keith‐Urban.
His four albums have generated nine national/international awards, and more than two dozen nominations, including the 2013 JUNO Awards.
Aboriginal Recording of the Year – 2013 Western Canadian Music Awards (WCMA)
Best Folk/Acoustic Album – 2013 Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards (APCMA)
Best Country Single – 2013 Indian Summer Music Awards (ISMA)
Male Entertainer of the Year – 2012 APCMA
Best Country Single – 2012 ISMA
Aboriginal Recording of the Year – 2011 WCMA
Best Folk Recording – 2011 Native American Music Awards
Aboriginal Songwriter of the Year – 2009 Canadian Folk Music Awards
Male Artist of the Year – 2009 Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards