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Basia Bulat Biography


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Birth Place: London, Ontario
Years Active: 2004–present
Genres: Folk, Pop


Basia Bulat , is a Canadian folk singer-songwriter. Based in London, Ontario, she released an independent EP in 2005. She subsequently signed to Rough Trade Records, which released her full-length debut album, ''Oh, My Darling'' in April 2007. The album was later released in Canada by Hayden's Hardwood Records.

Her singles "Snakes and Ladders", "Little One" and "I Was a Daughter" have been playlisted on CBC Radio 3 while various tracks have received airplay on college radio in Canada and the United States. Her album ''Oh, My Darling'' made the short list for the 2008 Polaris Music Prize.

Bulat has toured across Canada, the U.S., Europe; in June 2008, she ventured to Australia.

Her second album, ''Heart of My Own'', was released by Rough Trade Records in the US and Canada on January 26, 2010. It will be followed by a North American tour, with additional two concerts scheduled in London and Paris.