A prolific artist in the contemporary singer-songwriter arena, Tret Fure has released 16 albums and CDs over the course of her 48 year career. In addition to being a gifted songwriter, Fure has engineered and produced countless recordings by a variety of artists, including her own work.
Now after 8 acoustic releases on her own label, Tomboy girl Records, she has re-established herself in the folk world, winning the South Florida Folk Festival Singer/Songwriter Competition in 2 out of 3 categories: Best Overall and Best Up-Tempo Song. She also won the prestigious Jane Schliessman Award for Outstanding Contributions to Women’s Music. In 2009, Tret was voted “Pride InThe Arts Favorite Female/Lesbian Musician.” In the same year, she received the Janine C Rae Award for her work in Women’s Music. She is also the #1 folk artist for Reverbnation in Newport News, VA. In 2017, Tret took 2nd place in the Musicians United to Protect Bristol Bay songwriting contest for her song “The Fishermen of Bristol Bay.”
In 2018, Tret released a stunning collection of songs on her latest release “Roses in November,” which was on the the Folk DJ charts for over 6 months. Her song “Lessons From Home Plate” was the #1 song in in June 2018, with the album at #4 and she was the #2 artist. In November, the title song was #7.