Wednesday April 23rd, 2014
ROYALTY RECORDS SIGNS BLAKE REID!
Royalty Records hand picked Blake Reid to add to the label’s roster of new artists to be released this year.
Blake was one of the first 6 artists chosen to participate in the CCMA discovery program in 2013, where he quickly earned his reputation as a quality songwriter, inspired by his deep country roots.
“Everyone at Royalty is excited to have Blake join our family. We’ve been following Blake since last year and saw him perform and the CCMA’s in...
Thursday April 17th, 2014
ROYALTY RECORDS SIGNS JAY SPARROW!
Royalty Records announces the new signing of punk-influenced, folk-driven, twang-induced incarnation Jay Sparrow.
Jay will join the collection of new artists to be released on Royalty Records throughout the next year and a half. Signing Jay signifies an expansion in the direction Royalty is taking with the music the label will be releasing.
“When I first met Jay 7 or so years ago, I instantly became a fan of his song writing. To me, the core of his music...
The weather is warming up and patios are on the minds of Canadians…here’s a sizzling new single to get them in the mood…
CO-WRITTEN with: DERIC RUTTAN (Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, Eric Church)
CO-PRODUCED with: BRAD CRISLER (Brett Eldredge)
It’s the first of two EPs to be released this Summer!
Sat, April 26, 2014 – Kananaskis, AB – Kananaskis Pro Rodeo
Wed, May 14, 2014 – Fort McMurray, AB – Mac Island
Wed, May 21, 2014...
From beautiful Atlantic Canada,
in the city of Fredericton, NB:
“A Little Bit of Alright”
Country 94.1 FM/Saint John, NB
“Tristan is the real deal. “A Little Bit of Alright” fits in with the sound of Country music in 2014. He is positive, fun, and sings it with a million watt smile. Tristan Horncastle deserves to be heard by audiences across Canada. We are adding “A...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 17, 2013
CANADIAN COUNTRY ARTIST TENILLE WRAPS HER NATIONAL PLAY IT FORWARD TOUR
STUDENT SELECTED FOR PLAY IT FORWARD $10,000 PRIZE for charity
Toronto, ON – Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) Slaight Music Humanitarian recipient (2012), Tenille, has just wrapped her cross-Canada Play It Forward tour where she spent a total of 32 weeks on the road, visiting 106 schools and performing for over 35,000 students. The tour incorporated the young Country singer’s music and...
Wednesday December 11th, 2013
ROYALTY RECORDS SIGNS TRISTAN HORNCASTLE!
Royalty is thrilled to announce the signing of Tristan Horncastle to the label’s roster. Tristan will join the lineup of new and existing talent to be released in 2014 from Royalty and in celebration of the label’s 40th anniversary.
Born in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Tristan’s musical expedition started at the early age of six when he would sing solos at his local Church on Sundays and started to play guitar at the age of 11. Growing up in a...
November 18th, 2013 (Edmonton, AB)
The Association of Country Music in Alberta (ACMA) is pleased to announce the 2013 Hall of Fame Inductee is R. Harlan Smith.
“I am incredibly honored. I really can’t, at this time, put into words how I feel. I’m so grateful to the Board of Directors of the ACMA. I just don’t have the words to properly express my emotions. This is a dream come true.” -R. Harlan Smith
It was over 46 years ago that the then Bob Smith (later known as R. Harlan Smith) recorded and released his...
November 16th, 2013
Hey Romeo, Tenille, The Orchard, Olivia Wik and Rob Smith are all up for ACMA Awards.
We’re very thankful to all those who voted and support these artists and our label.
Album of the Year
Group or Duo of the Year
Female Artist of the Year
Male Artist of the Year
Industry Person of the Year
Rob Smith – Royalty Records
Song of the Year
All Roads Lead Home
The Orchard head out on their first west coast tour on Monday November 4th, 2013. This duo will be playing small venues throughout BC with radio visits in between. Follow The Orchard on Facebook or Twitter to see what they get up to this...
Small town girl is written about a past experience that sometimes comes along with being from a smaller community. Some people stay, some people go. This song is about just that.- The...