Aberdeenshire folksinger, Iona Fyfe, has become one of Scotlands finest young balladsingers, rooted deeply in the singing traditions of the North East of Scotland. Winner ofScots Singer of the Year at the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards 2018, Iona has beendescribed as one of the best Scotland has to offer(Global-Music.de)With a number of high profile appearances under her belt, Iona, a mere 21 years of age,has toured throughout the UK, Poland, France, Germany, Austria, Italy, Switzerland,Czech Republic, Canada and Australia. Iona has performed with the BBC ScottishSymphony Orchestra as part of the World Premiere of Disney Pixars Brave in Concertat Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. Released in 2019, Dark Turn of Mind is Ionas first EPentirely in English and features six ballads and songs found in both Appalachia andAberdeenshire and has been described as a new interpretation to the country genre.Iona was a finalist in the BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year andwon the Molloy Award at Birmingham Irish Trad Fest. In 2018, Iona appeared at CelticConnections and was nominated for One to Watch and Best Live Performance at theSunday Herald Scottish Culture Awards 2018.