Fred Penner stands apart from the mass marketed entertainers now targeting younger audiences offering families a clear, simple message that emphasizes strong values. He is one of the most popular children's entertainers in the world. He is recognized internationally as an exceptional artist whose powerful music resonates with family values and imaginative style. He has released 13 albums which have sold over one million copies, has written several children's books and an interactive CD-ROM. Fred Penner has starred in 12 seasons of the children's television show Fred Penner's Place and 11 home videos, and most recently has hosted a 12-episode series on simple living. He tours children's festivals throughout North America, and has given back to the community as a spokesperson for Easter Seals, UNICEF and Down syndrome.