Rihanna (pictured) digs deep, Drake gets dissed, and ticketing firms change refund policies. Others in the headlines include Live Nation, #CanadaPerforms, Justin Trudeau, Andrea Bocelli, Johnny Clegg, Yoko One, Eddie Kramer, Neil Young, Billie Eilish, Hipgnosis, and Apple Music.
Sir Elton John and husband David Furnish met with PM Justin Trudeau ahead of the Ottawa stop on his final world tour last week.
Robots are influencing the music industry, Macca plays a secret show at Grand Central Station, and Nicki Minaj and Cardi B duke it out. Others in the headlines include Avril Lavigne, Terra Lightfoot, Justin Trudeau, Haim, Ron Mann, Steve Perry, Courtney Barnett, Mutek Montreal, Eminem, and Elizabeth Fraser.
“The Tragically Hip’s music invited us to explore places we had never been – from Mistaken Point to Churchill – and helped us understand each other while capturing the complexity and vastness of the place we call home.
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Justin Trudeau shouts out Canadian artists and all those that support them.
It was much more than another Canada Day celebration, and this is especially true for Team Universal who went over the top last week in meaningful ways.
Liberals call for an Internet tariff, but the PM puts the kibosh on that idea almost immediately; JP Blais blows his own horn; Sean Ross pens another 'must read' and the regulator approves five new licenses.