Shy-Anne Hovorka is an Aboriginal singer/songwriter from Northwestern Ontario. She was a nominee for the 2008 Aboriginal Music Awards; best new artist, best song writer, and single of the year. In addition, Shy-Anne’s album, Black Thunderbird, has been nominated through the Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards (CAMAs).
Shy-Anne Hovorka is a former foster child, placed into care on and off from the ages of 3 - 6, till she was adopted by the Hovorka family in her 6th year. Many of her songs reflect the feelings she had as a child, growing up, as an adult, and her interactions with her students.
Shy-Anne Hovorka has been singing since she was three, and performing since nine. Enjoying a wide variety of musical genres, Shy-Anne performs blues, pop, contemporary and folk music.