|Birth name||Joseph Antoine Frédéric Fortin Perron|
|Born||May 5, 1971|
Dolbeau-Mistassini, Quebec, Canada
|Genres||Indie rock, garage rock, folk rock|
|Instruments||Guitar, bass, drums, harmonica|
|Labels||C4, Musi-Art, Grosse Boîte|
|Associated acts||Galaxie |
Fred Fortin (born Joseph Antoine Frédéric Fortin Perron on May 5, 1971 in Dolbeau-Mistassini, Quebec) is a Canadian rock singer-songwriter. Formerly associated with the bands Galaxie (band), Gros Mené and Les Breastfeeders, he has also released several solo albums. His 2009 album Plastrer la lune was a longlisted nominee for the 2010 Polaris Music Prize. Fortin has featured on CBC Radio.
In 2007, he also collaborated with Jean-Philippe Fréchette of Navet Confit, Simon Proulx of Les Trois Accords and Vincent Peake of Groovy Aardvark in the supergroup Vauvandalou, who released the one-off single "0.99$" through Bande à part and Radio-Canada's Le Fric Show.
- 1996: Joseph Antoine Frédéric Fortin Perron
- 2000: Le Plancher des vaches
- 2004: Planter le décor 
- 2009: Plastrer la lune
- 2016: Ultramarr
- François Couture. "Fred Fortin Biography". Allmusic. Retrieved 26 January 2011.
- "Fred Fortin Artist Page". Rate Your Music. Retrieved 26 January 2011.
- "Blue Rodeo, BSS on Polaris long list". The Globe and Mail. Toronto. 17 June 2010.
- "Polaris Music Prize Reveals the 2010 Long List". Exclaim!. 17 June 2010. Retrieved 26 January 2011.
- "Fred Fortin Artist Page". CBC Radio 3. Archived from the original on 1 March 2016. Retrieved 26 January 2011.
- Dylan Young (3 February 2005). "Planter le décor". Ottawa XPress. Retrieved 26 January 2011.
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