The nominees for the 2020 Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) Awards are in! With the pandemic, we weren’t sure we were going to get this announcement this year. So this came as a welcome surprise.
You guys! The biggest country music festival in the Canadian Prairies is back and has announced the lineup for the 2020 Country Thunder Festival in Saskatchewan on July 9th to July 12th, 2020. It’s going to be a year to remember and you’re not going to want to miss out.
One of Canada’s most iconic country music festivals is back celebrating their 30th year. The 2019 Havelock Country Jamboree will be taking place August 15-18, 2019 in the small town of Havelock, Ontario.
The Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) has just announced the nominees for the 2018 CCMA Awards. The awards this year are in Hamilton, Ontario on Sunday September 9th, 2018 and hosted by Shania Twain. This is a list of the nominees.
As with a lot of art, the general opinion of Canadian music is often less than complimentary. Canadian country music is no exception. Artists are sadly not considered to have “made it” until they have seen success in the American market.
The JUNO Awards are this weekend, making this the biggest annual event in Canadian Music. These awards do a great job at promoting great Canadian talent, and helping to launch the careers of so many artists. But where’s the country music representation at the JUNOs?
The top songs in Canadian country music this week are SO refreshing… for the most part. We have a couple of returning singles, but a few new additions to the list of top played singles including the latest from Lindsay Ell.
Finally… we have a week where the top Canadian country singles doesn’t include Brett Kissel’s We Were That Song. It’s a great song, but it’s SO exciting to see some new artists in the top spots for music sales, including Tenille Arts Moment of Weakness.
Well would ya look at that… another great week of Canadian country music! This is a very exciting week for one of Canada’s newest bands to hit the scene. James Barker Band had two of the top 5 songs for January 23-29th.