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Session capture from live stream
June 6, 2021
by David Farrell

The annual Juno Songwriters' Circle has always been a well-attended event during Juno Week, and this year’s virtual session was likely one of the m

TOBi Photo credit: CARAS/Mark Levine
June 5, 2021
by Karen Bliss

The media “room” for the Juno Opening Night Awards June 4 was obviously different from past years in-person, but no different from what we have all

Screen capture of Gary Slaight
June 5, 2021
by FYI Staff

Gary Slaight and the Slaight Family Foundation continue to leave an indelible mark on Canada’s music scene with millions of dollars granted to a lo

June 5, 2021
by Kerry Doole

There were two major themes addressed during Friday’s 2021 Juno Opening Night Awards Presented by Music Canada - the effect the pandemic has had on

Capture from Pegi Cecconi Award video
June 5, 2021
by FYI Staff

On Friday, June 4, Pegi Cecconi was awarded the 2020 Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award from the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Science

YouTube screen capture
June 5, 2021
by External Source

The Juno Awards special in memoriam tribute to the artists and music professionals we lost, set to William Prince's Great Wide Open.

The Weeknd, Instagram
June 5, 2021
by FYI Staff

Friday’s opening night for the 2021 Juno Awards was a virtual ceremony presented by Music Canada and streamed by the CBC.

Vanessa Thomas, pic provided.
June 3, 2021
by David Farrell

CHSF Executive Director Vanessa Thomas Elevated to SOCAN VP

Following the Juno Awards ceremony in Toronto,  Milli Vanilli receives a Diamond Record awards from BMG GM Don Kollar.
June 2, 2021
by Martin Melhuish

This is the third of three parts revisiting the colourful history of Juno Awards over the years, researched and compiled by noted author and mu

Hartwig Masuch, Twitter
June 2, 2021
by External Source

BMG CEO Hartwig Masuch has taken to the pages of one of Germany’s leading broadsheet newspapers, Die Welt, to reflect on the wave of artist act

June 2, 2021
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.

Music is Universal merch pic
June 2, 2021
by External Source

June is Pride Month, and Universal Music Group (UMG) is marking the occasion by selli