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Amanda Cottreau
Born Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Genres Folk, Traditional
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Years active 1998–present

Amanda Cottreau is a Canadian folk singer-songwriter based in Ottawa, Ontario. She is a member of Songwriters Association of Canada, and made it to round 2 of CBC searchlight contest 2015 with Lady Lover and featured vocalist on a second song, Little Bird.


Cottreau begun her musical career as a lead background vocals in a worship band from 1998-2003 which was based in Kingston, Ontario. Later, she worked with Ryan Potter, an Ottawa-based musician and producer. In November 2010, she released her first solo album Universe in a Soft Shell. In 2012, one of the tracks Couldn't Wait from the album Universe in a Soft Shell was featured on TV series Degrassi: The Next Generation.

Cottreau has performed over a hundred shows between Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia along with Lucila Al Mar, JustJamaal & Raymundo Pizana.


Year Album Genre Credit No. of songs
2010 Universe In A Soft Shell Folk Solo 5
2011 Around 11 Folk Various artists 12
2010 In the Stairwell Folk Solo/Single 1
2015 Lady Lover Folk Solo/Single 1
2016 SEA & SKY Folk Solo/Single 1
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