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News Story

L-R: Jodie Ferneyhough, Kathryn Hummel Brezynskie, Amanda Power, Sheila Hamilton, and Derrick Ross
September 22, 2022
by External Source

The Slaight Family Foundation's extraordinary charitable gift guarantees $10M to the Unison assistance program and a newly created legacy program that can offer financial and medical support to retired individuals in the music community deemed in need of help.

September 21, 2022
by External Source

The 2022 Prism Prize for Best Canadian Music Video was recently awarded to Mustafa, for his clip for his own track, Ali. We will continue to profile noteworthy Canadian videos that were eligible for the 2022 prize, including this one from an Ontario singer/songwriter.

September 20, 2022
by External Source

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

Pierre Kwenders at the Polaris Gala  Photo: Dustin Rabin
September 20, 2022
by FYI Staff

At a Gala in Toronto, the Congolese-Canadian musician received $50K for winning the prestigious Prize. Nine other Short List nominees each earned $3K courtesy of Slaight Music. 

Jessia image, Instagram.
September 14, 2022
by FYI Staff

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

September 14, 2022
by Kerry Doole

This week we acknowledge the passing of musicians Elmer Tippe and Ramsey Lewis and rapper PnB Rock.

Facebook photo
September 14, 2022
by External Source

The 2022 Prism Prize for Best Canadian Music Video was recently awarded to Mustafa, for his clip for his own track, Ali. We will continue to profile noteworthy Canadian videos that were eligible for the 2022 prize, including this one from a Toronto pop/rock group.

September 13, 2022
by External Source

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

Tenille Townes  Photo: Corey Kelly
September 13, 2022
by FYI Staff

The Albertan singer/songwriter (pictured) was the big winner in Calgary on the weekend, taking home five trophies.

September 8, 2022
by David Farrell

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September 7, 2022
by External Source

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

Doug Bingley photo supplied.
September 7, 2022
by Dave Charles

Media Results and frequent FYI Music News contributor Dave Charles recently caught up with Doug Bingley, President of the Ontario Association of Broadcasters (OAB) and a private broadcast owner. It's an informative exchange with notes of brilliance in his answers.