eOne signs Canadian country star Jason Blaine (pictured), CIMA launches a COVID-19 survey, and Neil Young turns to live streaming. Others in the news include Project WILD, Music Alberta, Kristen Olson, Bob Ezrin, Deep Purple, and The Sadies.
Molly Johnson (pictured) returns with her jazz fest, vinyl standards to be updated, and Rosanne Cash defends free speech. Also in the headlines are Childish Gambino, Scooter Braun, Westward fest, Deep Purple, Gary Gersh, Kate Bush, Michael McDonald, Warren Zevon, The Dirty Nil, and Kaleido fest.
Those making headlines today include Herb Alpert, Taylor Swift, Lights, the Escovedos, Eminem, the Georgia Straight, Michael Jackson, Chronixx, Newfoundland musicians, Madonna, 401 Richmond and Deep Purple.
The Chainsmokers' debut album elbows Drake into 2nd place, Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$ slams into the top 10, as does a cappella group Pentatonix, Deep Purple returns with a Bob Ezrin production and Sarah Slean's fan-funded latest debuts in the top 40.