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Reunited American hip-hop group Fugees are helping Global Citizen kick off a campaign to try and end the hunger crisis, defeat poverty and defend the planet from the climate crisis with a performance...
The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train is the first recipient of the Gary Slaight Music Humanitarian Award, which will be presented by the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA). The...
An expanded version of The Who Sell Out will be issued by Universal Music Enterprises on April 23. In conjunction, Heinz Beanz and The Who launched a limited-edition run of “Beanz Means The Who...
The Weeknd is donating $1 million, the equivalent of 2 million meals, to the United Nations World Food Programme “for my people of Ethiopia” and is hoping his gesture will encourage...
The Ottawa Ice Dragon Boat Festival will look a little different this year without the usual frenzy of activity coming from the Rideau Canal. Because of the ongoing pandemic, the dragon boat races...
The 16th Annual Andy Kim Christmas Special, which aired for the first time on national television Dec. 19 and 24 on Citytv, raised over $190,000 for Crew Nation, CAMH Gift of...
The Together We Vibe virtual music event will be providing numerous reasons for people to party in social distanced safety this New Year's Eve. The nine-hour musical event is being put on as...
The Toronto Blue Jays have won Major League Baseball's (MLB) 2020 Allan H. Selig Award for Philanthropic Excellence because of the team's efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Jays,...
Andy Kim has put on his eponymous Christmas Special in Toronto for 15 years with dozens of notable guest singers, but tonight (Dec. 19) the "Rock Me Gently/Sugar Sugar" singer/songwriter...
Executive chef Christa Bruneau-Guenther has launched Indigenous Feast Boxes, a fundraising campaign designed to support Indigenous chefs and their teams across Canada that are providing meal kits to...

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