Canada Music

Kendrick Lamar's Powerful Grammys Performance Will Go Down In History

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 02.16.2016 | Canada Living

Lamar blew audiences away with a politically-charged performance about race and police brutality.

Stevie Wonder Makes A Powerful Statement At The Grammys About Accessibility

The Huffington Post | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 02.16.2016 | Canada Living

"We need to make every single thing accessible to every single person with a disability."

One Touring Musician's Love Letter To Calgary

Michael Bernard Fitzgerald | Posted 02.10.2016 | Canada Music
Michael Bernard Fitzgerald

With Valentine's Day just around the corner I have a confession to make -- I love Calgary. I love the city that I got to grow up in and that I get to live in each and every day. A few weeks ago Calgary loved me back and I wanted to take a few minutes to send out the biggest of thank yous to everyone who helped me feel so wonderful.

Jess Glynne Talks Childhood, Her Grammy And Amy Winehouse

Lauren Buritsch | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Music
Lauren Buritsch

"I would have loved to have talked to Amy Winehouse. Her music was an inspiration to me. And I remember my parents coming home from seeing her in a club and just raving about her. She came from the same background as me, growing up in North London."

Brad Kent RIP

Joe Keithley | Posted 02.04.2016 | Canada Music
Joe Keithley

Brad, you taught me how to rock and now I am shedding a lot of tears tonight. You were as talented as they come; I'm going to miss you.

David Bowie's Best Song Lyrics Remain As Meaningful As Ever

Natasha Koifman | Posted 01.19.2016 | Canada Music
Natasha Koifman

I grew up listening to Bowie's music and found myself in the days following his death turning back to those old, familiar songs. I think that many others had the same idea. It seemed that everywhere I went, I would hear Bowie's music. I think we all needed to hear his voice again.

'Bowie's In Space' Singer Says Complex Singalongs Ahead

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 01.12.2016 | Canada Living

Real fans know this to be true.

David Bowie Dies After Battle With Cancer

CP | Mesfin Fekadu, The Associated Press | Posted 01.11.2016 | Canada Living

Bowie's son confirmed that the icon's death was sadly, not a hoax.

LOOK: Leo Wins A Globe, Photobombs Lady Gaga's Triumph

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 01.11.2016 | Canada Living

Leo probably doesn't want to cross Lady Gaga.

Katy Perry Is Bringing Back The Bumpit

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 01.12.2016 | Canada Style

The most bumpin' hair accessory at the 2016 Golden Globes.

The Canadian Invasion: CanCon Conquered The Music World In 2015

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada
Joshua Ostroff

A long time ago, in a Canadian music industry far, far away, the federal government had to step in with CanCon quotas to save our singers and musicians from being buried by radio hits from our southern neighbours. Now I wouldn't be surprised if the U.S. built a Trump wall to keep our artists out.

Willow Smith's Surprise Album Was A Family Effort

Huffington Post Canada | Al Donato | Posted 12.11.2015 | Canada Living

She's dropped her first album at 15 years old.

The Most-Watched YouTube Video Of 2015 Goes To...

The Associated Press | Posted 12.14.2015 | Canada Living

We'll tell you all about when you see it again.

The Perfect Gift For Canadian Music Nerds With Babies

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 12.02.2015 | Canada Parents

Net proceeds go to help SickKids Hospital, and for a very personal reason.

Justin Bieber's Epic AMA Finale Brings The Rain, No Tears

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 11.23.2015 | Canada Living

The 21-year-old singer from Stratford, Ont. continued his comeback tour at the AMAs.

Harrison Ford At The AMAs? 'I Know.'

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 11.23.2015 | Canada Living

Han Solo can do anything, apparently.

Celine Dion's Paris Tribute At The AMAs Is A Must-See

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 11.23.2015 | Canada Living

"The entire world matters and peace is possible."

The Weeknd Wins An AMA, Dances Among The Flames On Stage

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 11.23.2015 | Canada Living

Yes, he's "Earned It."

The Winners And Biggest Moments At The AMAs

CP | Mesfin Fekadu, The Associated Press | Posted 11.23.2015 | Canada Living

Jennifer Lopez opened up the awards with a stunner of a dance number.

Why We Can't Make Pretty Art Anymore

Anya Wassenberg | Posted 11.20.2015 | Canada Living
Anya Wassenberg

Art is a kind of counter thread of truth to the glossy fictions of pop culture. Western society lost its moral certainty about a century ago and rightfully so. If artists are to confront truth, the truth is so often, so ugly.

82 Of 2015's Best Songs In One Catchy Video

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 11.11.2015 | Canada Living

Daniel Kim is back with another round of Pop Danthology.

B.C. Teen Drummer Loses Arm But Doesn't Skip A Beat

The Huffington Post B.C. | Emad Agahi | Posted 11.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

“We set up a jam and getting behind the drums seemed so normal to me. It felt like I was at home. It felt like I had never left — like I wasn’t even missing my arm."

I Ate At Fring's And Broke My Cardinal Rule Of New Restaurants

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 10.27.2015 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

I should have known better. Generally, you need to offer some leeway for new kids on the block -- at least three months to work out kinks. But I didn't. Because at the time, I thought -- "Bumpy ride, be damned! Imma get me some Hotline Bling." Oh, how naively hopeful I was.

Ellie Goulding Ditches The Blond For This Daring Colour

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 10.26.2015 | Canada Style


Canadian Dynamo Helps Bring Adele's 'Heartbreaking' Song To Life

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 10.26.2015 | Canada Living

It’s a sepia-drenched cinematic feast for the eyes.