Sam Smith's prayer gets answered, and Jessie Reyez's duet with Daniel Caesar that beguiled Juno audiences coast-to-coast is now a certified radio hit. Also hot this week are Stars, Dallas Smith, Chris Buck Band, Shawn Mendes, and (pictured) recent ole signing Danielle Bourjeaurd.
The album will land at #1 this week in North America. In Canada, based on initial sales reports, Reputation has a four-day sales total of 65,000 units, which will put it in contention to have the biggest one-week album sales total this year.
Sam Smith has his first No. 1 album and Christmas titles festoon the chart, including seasonal collections from The Tenors, Michael Bublé, and Pentatonix.
Those in the headlines today include Sam Smith, Katy Perry, virtual reality, Sainsbury's, WECC, Kelly Clarkson, Johnny Clegg, Rolling Stone, Tori Amos, Alan Frew, Kirt Webster, Lemon Bucket Orkestra, and Niall Horan.
Sam Smith, Kelly Clarkson, Brett Kissel and Terra Lightfoot are among the sweepstake winners on the radio this week.
The fall season is heating up with a slew of big guns releasing singles promoting new and upcoming albums.
News about musicians and the music biz, with the camera angle tilted towards Canadians here, there and everywhere.
A colletion of entertaining news and videos for your enjoyment.