Steve Nightingale company file pic.
August 15, 2021
by David Farrell

Onetime Cadence Music VP Steve Nightingale has been named as Vi

Steven Lee Olsen, Facebook
July 21, 2021
by FYI Staff

With ties to Live Nation, the venture’s first recording artist signing is Grammy-nominated, Nashville-based Canadian singer-songwriter (pictured) Steven Lee Olsen.

Photo credit: Paul Jones Media
April 8, 2021
by FYI Staff

Universal Music Canada announces today that Kardinal Offishall has been named Senior Vice President, A&R. In 2013, he was named Creative Executive Director for the firm’s A&R team and remains active as a decorated recording artist and producer.

March 25, 2021
by David Farrell

A major shift in logistics has changed the way goods are shifted in Canada. But now, after a few dodgy months, the distribution of physical music formats in the market is again running tickety-boo,

From L to R: Michael "Pinball" Clemons, Timothy Matongo, Amina Mohamed, Jeffrey Remedios, Kianah Dames, James Andrews, Michelle Anderson, Kevin "Ice" White and Kardinal Offishall.
September 7, 2020
by FYI Staff

Universal Music Canada’s internal committee of Black employees committed to racial diversity partners with a Toronto sports hero and role model for a new initiative committing $50K per year for five years to support the education of post-secondary Black students.

Ryan "Shep" Shepard. Photo provided
December 10, 2019
by External Source

Ryan “Shep” Shepard is Universal Music Canada’s newly anointed Senior Director, National Promotion.

Teenage Head 1983 lineup
July 26, 2019
by FYI Staff

A 1983 mini-album by the proto-punk Hamilton rockers is given the deluxe reissue treatment by Universal Music Canada.

April 10, 2019
by External Source

Universal Music Canada has announced Amy Jeninga has been promoted from Director to Vice President, Digital Strategy, effective immediately.

L-R: Warren Stewart, Director, Catalogue Marketing at Universal Music Canada; Clifton Murray; Fraser Walters; Shawn Marino VP A & R at UMC; and Victor Micallef.
January 2, 2019
by FYI Staff

Universal Music Canada surprised The Tenors at their Toronto concert at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts with the news that their second yul

December 10, 2018
by Nick Krewen

Ivar Hamilton, Universal Music Canada's VP, Catalogue, celebrated his 30th anniversary at the company the only way he knew how: by purchasing more music.

July 16, 2018
by FYI Staff

The deal, announced by Universal Music Canada President & CEO Jeffrey Remedios and Luminosity Gaming Founder Steve Maida, presents a new platform for Universal Music artists to share their music and connect with listeners on a global scale.

John Zerucelli, Twitter
June 15, 2018
by External Source

A former advisor to the PM, who has also had a distinguished career with the Ontario government, he joins UMC in July.