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January 15 marks Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the annual federal holiday honouring late civil rights activist Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. King, who received a Nobel Peace Prize for combating racial...
For more than a decade a coalition of grandmothers from Canada and Africa have come together under the "Grandmothers Campaign" supported by the Stephen Lewis Foundation with the express...
The Killers, Imagine Dragons, Boyz II Men, Cirque du Soleil, David Copperfield and Penn & Teller are coming together for the Vegas Strong Benefit Concert, an event to support those affected by...
Metallica will headline a massive benefit concert to support those who've been impacted by the recent wildfires that devastated the North Bay area near San Francisco, California. The Northern...
Righteous rock 'n' roller Tom Petty, who was honored earlier this year as the MusiCares Person of the Year and just wrapped up a 40th anniversary tour, has died at age 66. The singer...
Musical couple Paul Simon and Edie Brickell are donating $1 million USD ($1.24 million CAD) towards Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. "Edie Brickell and Paul Simon announced today  [Sept...
One of the most important justice, cultural and human rights issues in Canada right now revolves around cases of missing and murdered indigenous women and girls (MMIWG). Winnipeg indigenous pop band...
Detroit rapper Big Sean's new music video for "Light" is a scathing condemnation of gun violence. The video, which features R&B singer Jeremih, shows Big Sean riding around in a...
Pearl Jam, Adele, Dolly Parton, Kris Kristofferson and Jim James are among the artists reinterpreting songs from Brandi Carlile's 2007 album The Story, with all proceeds going to War Child UK,...
The 2017 Spirit of Hope Benefit will have another world leader at this year's event. The marquee Toronto fundraising event which takes place this year on May 18 is hosted by Friends of Simon...

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