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Image courtesy of Susan Aglukark website.
March 9, 2022
by FYI Staff

Acclaimed Inuk singer-songwriter, and three-time Juno Award winner, Susan Aglukark, QC, will be recogn

Jim Vallance & Bryan Adams. Photo credit: Bryan Adams
March 8, 2022
by External Source

On the eve of his 15th studio album and a four-plus decade career, Bryan Adams and frequent co-writing partner Jim Vallance are named as

March 8, 2022
by External Source

Here is this week's MRC Data Market Watch report which features Canadian music stats for the current week and YTD with comparisons to last year.

Lennie Levne, Instagram
March 7, 2022
by FYI Staff

Longtime Montreal music executive Lennie Levine’s latest venture, LL Artists, has signed a distribution partnership with The Orchard.

March 7, 2022
by David Farrell

Canadian sitcom Letterkenny has become a burgeoning success in US markets thanks to a distro deal through Hulu starting in 2019.

March 6, 2022
by External Source

The 2021 Prism Prize for Best Canadian Music Video was awarded to Theo Kapodistrias, for his clip for Haviah Mighty’s Thirteen. We will continue to profile noteworthy Canadian videos that are eligible for the 2022 prize, including this one from a Juno-nominated Toronto pop band.

Charlotte Cardin, Instagram
March 1, 2022
by Karen Bliss

Charlotte Cardin is up for TikTok Juno fan choice, single of the year, album, artist, pop album and music video; Justin Bieber is also vying for fan choice, single, album, artist and pop album, while The Weeknd is also in the fan choice, single, artist, songwriter and contemporary R&B recording categories.

March 1, 2022
by External Source

Here is this week's MRC Data Market Watch report which features Canadian music stats for the current week and YTD with comparisons to last year.

Credit: iStock Photo
March 1, 2022
by Karen Bliss

The ground-breaking 23-page report is now available on the Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) and Breaking Down Racial Barriers’ websites. It concludes with a Declaration to end anti-Black racism in the Canadian music industry.

February 28, 2022
by FYI Staff

The following are tracks delivered to radio by digital distributor DMDS/Yangaroo in Canada and broken down into three categories.

Photo credit: National Music Centre
February 27, 2022
by Karen Bliss

The first Canadian and 10th global edition of the Music Cities Convention took place mid-February

February 27, 2022
by External Source

After annexing the Crimean peninsula and launching an ongoing eight-year war in eastern Ukraine in 2014, Russia launched an unprovoked full-scale i