No matter what your music taste is, Fortunate Youth will quickly become one of your favourite artists. Top sounds of Reggae with a spin of raw ska punk that’s just so easy listening, they win over everyone! Listen out for Fortunate Youth in our Adult Contemporary and Mellow lists.

Fortunate Youth is a collective of six outstanding musicians/producers who have taken the worldwide music scene by storm. Spreading inspirational messages of Peace, Love, and Unity, Fortunate Youth connects music lovers from all over the world, creating a global family of positivity and progressive ideals. FY was born in Hermosa Beach California, a popular beach town in Los Angeles County.

Four members attended high school together (Jered Draskovich, Corey Draskovich, Travis Walpole, and Greg Gelb) linking with Mississippi transplant Dan Kelly (singer) and later adding drummer from Las Vegas, Jordan Rosenthal. The band has toured heavily since 2009 with over 20 tours nationwide and abroad. Fortunate Youth has released 3 full length albums, two of which hit #1 on the Billboard and iTunes Reggae charts. “It’s All A Jam” (2013) and “Don’t Think Twice” (2015).

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Sep 17 Dabolition Derby 2016, Perris, CA
Sep 22 Orpheum Theater – Flagstaff, Flagstaff, AZ
Sep 23 Marquee Theatre Tempe, AZ
Oct 08 Ft. Lewis College, Durango, CO
Oct 28 Hacienda, Salinas, CA
Oct 29 Cow Palace, Daly City, CA
Oct 30 Dab of the Dead Los Angeles, CA
Nov 04 The Showbox, Seattle, WA
Nov 05 Crystal Ballroom Portland, OR
Nov 06 Mateel Community Center, Redway, CA
Nov 09 Senator Theatre, Chico, CA
Nov 10 The Catalyst, Santa Cruz, CA
Nov 11 Majestic Ventura Theater, Ventura, CA
Nov 12 The Observatory San Diego, CA