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Known for her lyrical prowess, hypnotic voice and poignant songwriting, Jenina MacGillivray is an Canadian singer/songwriter form St. John’s Newfoundland and can often be found charming audiences with her compelling stage presence and her relatable/autobiographical stories and songs. Winner of the 2017 Newfoundland and Labrador Arts and Letters Award in the Senior Music Division for her song Roots, MacGillivray is a champion of intimate house concert and café scene. Jenina is currently working her first studio album with 2017 Borealis award winning musician Jake Nicoll (Studio J) for release in 2018.
Also a filmmaker and videographer Jenina has directed three award winning short films which have screened in festivals across Canada, the US and Europe, Jenina is a founding board member of Girl’s Rock NL, a not-for-profit rock camp for girls in Newfoundland and Labrador.