Awards news Canadian Music Week has announced the nominees for the 2022 INDIES – the 21st annual Independent Music Awards – presented by Jim Beam. Felix Cartal leads with four nominations, followed by Snotty Nose Rez Kids and Fake Shark with three nods each. The INDIE Awards take place live on June 11 at the  El Mocambo in Toronto. Tickets here. […]

Awards news Global pop star Shawn Mendes will be honoured with the International Achievement Award at The 2022 Juno Awards Broadcast in Toronto, CARAS has announced. Mendes will make a special appearance to receive the distinguished decoration during next month’s show, set for Budweiser Stage in Toronto, on May 15 and broadcast and […]

The previously delayed and much-anticipated After Hours Til Dawn stadium tour by The Weeknd has now announced its dates. With Doja Cat in support, it launches with a hometown Toronto show at Rogers Centre on July 8, followed by stops at major US stadiums including Metlife in New York City, Soldier Field […]

Just after teasing the imminent launch of a new album around the holiday interval, The Weeknd has disclosed new facts this 7 days. Entitled Dawn FM, the album will come out tomorrow (Jan. 7). An intriguingly various of contributors includes Tyler, the Creator, Lil Wayne, Quincy Jones, Oneohtrix Stage By no means, and […]

Drake has long had a problematic relationship with the Grammy Awards, and earlier this week he withdrew his two nominations for the 2022 Grammys. He was up for best rap album (Certified Lover Boy) and for best rap performance, for his track with Future and Young Thug, Way 2 Sexy. A Recording […]

Via a Facebook post on Saturday, famed Canadian vocalist David Clayton-Thomas (of Blood, Sweat & Tears fame) announced that “I am officially retiring from the concert stage. I am now past my 80th birthday… having survived two heart surgeries and 60 years of rock & roll, it’s time to hang it […]