Edmonton based singer/songwriter/keyboardist Rebecca Lappa is a born storyteller. Her superb pop-soaked folk earned her two consecutive Canadian Folk Music Awards Nominations for Young Performer of the Year. She is a prolific songwriter who brings fascinating characters to life through poetic lyrics and haunting melodies. Rebecca draws comparisons to iconic female performers such as Joni Mitchell, Kate Bush and Tori Amos. Rebecca is currently writing a Folk Opera and beginning work on production. She is also looking forward to her next recording that will include the song "Welcome to Wayne", a finalist in the All Albertan Song Contest. Highlight performances: Winnipeg Folk Festival, CFMA Nominee Showcase in St John, New Brunswick and Cafe 939 in Boston. In 2012, Rebecca was one of 4 Wild Cards on YTV's The Next Star; making it to Top 16 out of 4000.