Brittany McQuinn is a Canadian East Coast singer/songwriter. She was not raised in a musical household and her early influences include film and video game soundtracks. She released her first album, From Basements To Rooftops, in October of that year.
Brittany showcased at Canadian Music Week in Toronto May 2016, and in September won a Toronto Independent Music Award for "Best Out of Province." Shifting into synth-pop with her new EP, Bold focuses on facing difficult emotions and shedding societal pressures and expectations.
Brittany identifies as queer and a mental health advocate. She opened for k.d.lang at Casino New Brunswick during her 25th Anniversary Ingénue Tour. She also launched her collaborative project "Bleum" with former producer Daniel James. Bleum played seven New Brunswick music festivals for the 2019’s summer festival season. Their song “Visit” was selected to be on Blundstone Canada's online playlist. In 2020 Bleum decided to put their energies into other musical pursuits. Britt is now focusing on developing her evolved solo project, qwinn.