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November 30, 2016
by FYI Staff

Entertainment One has confirmed it will be releasing Chuck Berry's first album of new material in 38 years. Unstated is that it is likely his final one as the guy who wrote the rock & roll playbook turned 90 on October 2.

September 22, 2016
by FYI Staff

Virgin Radio Toronto a.m. drive co-host Andrea Collins (pictured here) is the voice of an all-new weekly iHeartRadio Top 20 countdown of Canada’s chart-topping hits. The magazine format is airing on all nine Virgin Radio stations across the nation, starting this weekend. 

August 30, 2016
by Nick Krewen

Rogers says "Shazam!" to gain more sponsorship opportunities.

August 3, 2016
by External Source

The new mandate expands his portfolio and is one of several key changes at the media firm announced by company president Mary Ann Turcke on Tuesday.

April 1, 2016
by FYI Staff

On the heels of a successful trip to Australia to play at the CMC Rocks QLD 2016 Festival, The Road Hammers' frontman is back on Canadian soil and gearing up to spend some time in studio...

January 11, 2016
by David Farrell

Bell Media has long had its eye on creating a leading footprint in multi-platform content delivery. The iHeart Media deals promises an opportunity to set them ahead of technological shifts...

January 6, 2016
by David Farrell

Bell Media has signed an exclusive partnership to bring the iHeart entertainment brand to Canada, a development that is likely to be a game changer in the Maple media landscape...

November 9, 2015
by David Farrell

Artists including The Weeknd and Ariana Grande were momentarily caught in the cross-hairs of a nasty battle launched by a senior Rogers Media executive against Bell Media and the heads of Universal Music's affiliated Republic Records.

September 16, 2015
by Daniel Bader

Rogers brought Spotify CEO Daniel Ek to Canada this week on a media campaign to promote the two companies’ music-focused partnership which provides some customers with two years of Spotify Premium streaming for up to three customers per account.

September 8, 2015
by FYI Staff

Rogers Media is keen to keep its teen audiences, which is why it has partnered with YouTube and launched a weekly radio program that covers the music trends and emerging Canadian talent gaining steam on the social web.

August 25, 2015
by FYI Staff

Randy Lennox takes on a key executive role with Bell Media, and effective September 21st, Jeffrey Remedios is the new President and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Music Canada.

Stephen Harper, Breaking Bad
August 10, 2015
by Greg O'Brien

"It’s unbecoming for our PM, who so often reminds us how good he and his ruling party are for the economy, to resort to being the pitchman-in-chief for a company which contributes nothing to it."