Murray Pulver, Derek Stremel, Chad Melchert
“I’m very happy and excited along with my label Royalty Records to be releasing Slammin’ Doors. Followers of my music have been asking me to release this song for many years now and it never felt right until now. I wrote this song when I was 24 years old. It was actually the fastest song I’ve ever written. I wrote it in about three hours and oddly enough, aside from recording it four different times in 12 years, nothing...
“Well today is the day. It is my absolute honour to present to you the #DareToBe official THCF Music Video! Watching this moves me to a place of passionate tears. I’m so grateful to share a piece of the message that the foundation gives to these incredible kids, and that these campers take home to go out into the world with. I’m glad I got to spend the full 10 day session at the Camp in Perry Sound while filming; I’m so proud of these kids and blessed to have got to know them and a bit of their stories. They truly...
Play It Forward hits the road again for the last leg of the School Tour.
1st round of dates now available here.
First stop for the Play It Forward Tour is off to the Territories thanks to Canadian North!!!
This is such a cool moment, knowing we are getting to take this message to all of Canada after hoping to reach that goal in the first place, but not being able to due to flight expenses. It isn’t everyday, that you find a company whole believes whole heartedly in something to step up and play it forward without...
SEPTEMBER 7TH, 2013
ROB SHAPIRO NAMED CCMA” KEYBOARD PLAYER OF THE YEAR” FOR THE 5TH YEAR IN A ROW!
Tonight the Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA®) continued to reveal winners of 2013 Canadian Country Music Association Awards™ at the CCMA Gala Dinner & Awards and All-Star Band Awards event at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta.
After the CCMA Gala Dinner & Awards event, seven 2013 CCMA Awards were handed out at the CCMA All Star Band Awards event, honouring an array of talented musicians from...
CCMA Songwriters’ Café Announces Additional 2013 Country Music Week Performers
The Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA®) is proud to announce several talented performers joining this year’s CCMA Songwriters’ Café series, Presented by SOCAN, which will take place over the course of three days at this year’s Country Music Week, September 5-8 in Edmonton, Alberta.
This year, the CCMA is pleased to welcome both emerging and established songwriters including Lisa Brokop, Tracey Brown & Randall Prescott, Joni...
Country music fans will be in sensory overload with the stellar line up at this year’s Jiffy Lube FanFest at Country Music Week in Edmonton, Alberta.
Proudly presented by Jiffy Lube and event sponsors CMT and HMV, along with media partners CFCW, CISN and the Edmonton Journal, this FREE larger than life festival will be held on Saturday, September 7th from 11am-4pm in Halls ABC at the Shaw Conference Centre. Every level of country fan, from the die-hard album-wielding devotee to the entry-level music lover,...
New single from
2013 CCMA Awards Nominee
From her album
“Halfway to Somewhere is all about seeing the brighter side! Instead of worrying why it isn’t all the way, it’s about finding joy in the journey and realizing that the best part can be in the process and the exciting possibility of an unknown destination. I love this song’s carefree energy of taking in every moment and being grateful for it. For me personally in my life right now, I truly feel like the road is where my heart belongs, connecting...
First Round of Performers Announced for CCMA Songwriters’ Café at 2013 Country Music Week
July 16, 2013
The Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA) is proud to announce the first round of performers for the CCMA Songwriters’ Café, sponsored by SOCAN, which will be presented over the course of three days at this year’s Country Music Week, September 5-8 in Edmonton, Alberta. This year, the CCMA is pleased to welcome both emerging and established songwriters including Autumn Hill, The Command Sisters, Jack Connolly,...
JULY 17TH, 2013
Announced today in Toronto, ON the 2013 Canadian Country Music Association Award nominees. Amongst those nominees are Hey Romeo for “Group of the Year“, Video of the Year” for Maybe You Remember Me Now Directed by Stephano Barberis, “Album Design of the Year” by Mediavandals and photography by Ashley Champaign for Twist of Fate and all band members were also nominated.
Additionally, Tenile also received her 1st nomination in the category for “Interactive Artist of...
July 3, 2013 (Toronto, ON) - The Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA®) announced today that Rita MacNeil and Ed Harris have been selected as the 2013 inductees into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame®.
“Both Ms. MacNeil and Mr. Harris have made huge imprints on country music in Canada and we are delighted to have them enter the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame,” said CCMA President, Don Green. “I would like to thank our Hall of Fame Electors Committee for recognizing these two outstanding industry...