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Dallas Smith and Billy Ray Cyrus   Photo: Global
August 7, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Dallas Smith and Billy Ray Cyrus (pictured) are co-hosting the 2019 CCMA Awards. Smith is up for four awards, including Entertainer of the Year.

Dallas Smith has this week's top album debut
March 24, 2019
by FYI Staff

Ariana Grande’s Thank U, Next returns to No. 1 on the Billboard Canadian Albums chart with a total of 7,000 total consumption units.

October 25, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The coutry-rocker has just earned his sixth Canadian country No. 1 single, breaking a record held by Shania Twain. Song promoter Anya Wilson has played a crucial role in this significant accomplishment.

March 30, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The Boss rules Broadway, Coachella heightens security and a fundraiser for the family of Jason Buie. Also in the news are Armstrong Metalfest, the ECMA, A2IM's Indie Week, Chic, The Silver Dollar, London Music Week, NMC, Jazz Lives, Fred Eaglesmith and Gordie Tentrees, Lawnya Vawnya, Sunrise Records, Canmore Folk Fest, The Stanfields, Rodney DeCroo, and Dany Laj. Videos added for your enjoyment.

William Prince signed to cachet NYC hit imprint Glassnote Records
February 21, 2018
by FYI Staff

Indigenous roots artist William Prince signs to Glassnote and SOCAN member Eric Radford wins Olympic gold. Others in the news today include Dallas Smith, Radiohead, Elton John, Grand Analog, Ludacris, Winterfolk, Bomargo, Drake, Catherine MacLellan, Laura Hubert, and farewells to Didier Lockwood, Stormin, and Alexander Sevastian. Videos included for your enjoyment.

BLR Records team (l-r): Joey Moi, Craig Wiseman, Chief Zaruk, Seth England and President Clay Hunnicutt
December 4, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Canadians Kevin 'Chief' Zaruk and Joey Moi are partners in a Music City company that now runs a successful record label in addition to publishing and management arms. The pair has a fascinating story to tell.

Emma-Lee is back with another dance-pop hit
October 2, 2017
by FYI Staff

Neon Dreams, Doc Walker, Emma-Lee and Dallas Smith, are among the sweepstake winners on the radio this week.

Alan Doyle (r) was one of the stars who joined Dean Brody on the Bud Stage in Toronto last night.
August 25, 2017
by David Farrell

It was a big night for Ron Kitchener's RKG Entertainment team last night as star act Dean Brody headlined at the 16,000 seat amphitheatre in Toronto.

June 19, 2017
by FYI Staff

A package of need-to-know music news from across Canada.

Brett Kissel performing "We're Gonna Win the Cup" on hometown ice
April 17, 2017
by FYI Staff

Names in the news today include Oilers hometown fan Brett Kissel, Jason Price, Allen Ginsberg, The Fraternity, Dallas Smith, Ryan Tedder, Charlie Faye & the Fayettes, Paul Brandt, Larry Delaney, Hal Willis, NRBQ, Sylvan Esso, Future, The Weeknd, Drake, BPI, Tory Lanez, Allan Holdsworth, Tom Coyne and Bruce Langhorne.