2021 CMW Virtual Artists

Ellen Froese

Ellen Froese

Hailing from a dairy farm in the heart of Saskatchewan, young folk singer Ellen Froese has swiftly made her presence known in the Canadian music scene. As a folk artist performing solo and also with her rockin’ back-up band, the Hot Toddies, as well as an original...

Ryan Langdon

Ryan Langdon

A debut comes with pressure to succeed. Ontario-based country singer-songwriter Ryan Langdon doesn’t sweat it too much, though. With his debut EP, Lit in the Sticks, he exudes a confident mix of earworm hooks, small-town trouble-making, and feel-good songwriting that...

Jaimey Hamilton

Jaimey Hamilton

A blend of island country and soulful lyrics is what you get with a Jaimey Hamilton track. Born in a seaside town on Canada’s pacific west coast, emerging Canadian pop-country artist Jaimey Hamilton. . With influences such as Taylor Swift, Hailey Whitters, Carly...

P’tit Belliveau

P’tit Belliveau

Hailing from Baie-Ste-Marie, Nova Scotia, P’tit Belliveau grew up in an insular francophone community surrounded by anglophones. Nevertheless, he made himself known at the 2019 Francouvertes, a French-language music contest, making it to the finals alongside O.G.B....

New Moon Junction

New Moon Junction

If you’re craving relief from the uncertainty of troubled times, New Moon Junction has just what you need. With their debut single, ‘ Real Good, Feel Good Kind of Thing’ the Ontario-based country trio of Barb Doran, Tamara Maddalen, and Matt Rogers celebrate the...

Melissa Megan

Melissa Megan

Being the first Country artist to ever win the Honey Jam Barbados prize at Honey Jam Canada is no easy feat, but if you watched rising country star Melissa Megan do it, you might think it is. Emanating the natural charm and grace of a bona fide star, Melissa delights...

Brittany Kennell

Brittany Kennell

FROM BEACONSFIELD (QC), BRITTANY KENNELL PACKED HER BAGS OVER 10 YEARS AGO TO COMPLETE HER STUDIES AT BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC IN BOSTON AND THEN SPENT 8 YEARS IN THE WRITING STREETS OF NASHVILLE. SHE BECAME THE FIRST AND ONLY CANADIAN TO BE ON NBC THE VOICE WHEN...

Sebastian Ellis

Sebastian Ellis

Sebastian Ellis is a 22-year-old English-born Canadian singer, songwriter and pianist based near Toronto, Ontario. Striving to be part of the next musical renaissance, his original material combines ragtime, rock, blues, jazz and country inspired from sounds of the...

Krissy Feniak

Krissy Feniak

Award winning Country Singer / Songwriter Krissy Feniak has a style all her own. With her soulful bluesy sound and her sassy lyrics this 19 year old artist has already been making waves in the Country Music industry for the past 6 years. Winner of the Country Music...

Tumbleweeds

Tumbleweeds

Tumbleweeds is not for the faint of heart. In fact, if ingested incorrectly by the wrong type of over sensitive politically correct country music fan, a single dose of Tumbleweeds could turn that person into a beer spilling, boot stomping party animal, much to their...

Dustin Bird

Dustin Bird

CMAO Rising Star nominee Dustin Bird is pushing the boundaries of modern country music. His recent signing with Open Road Recordings solidifies his growing impact on Canadian Country music. He has achieved six top 100 singles on the Canadian Country Airplay chart as...

Catherine Britt

Catherine Britt

When you look at modern country music you can identify a diverse range of styles that have evolved from the traditional roots form. From pop country to bush ballads, acoustic folk-leaning songs to rousing country rock and the polymorphic blend of Americana. One...

Justin Fancy

Justin Fancy

Just one short year after releasing his first-ever single to country radio, Newfoundland’s Justin Fancy has proven in spades he is no one-trick pony. Fancy has been riding high since the release of his album Sure Beats A Good Time in September 2020, which debuted at...

Jessica Sevier

Jessica Sevier

Toronto born vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Jessica Sevier has written many songs deemed mature beyond her years. Sevier likes to combine elements of classic rock, country, and pop to bring nostalgic sounds to her modern music. With this sound, Sevier has been...

Kim Thompson

Kim Thompson

Calgary, Alberta 403-803-6757 kimae23@hotmail.com www.kimthompson.ca Bio Kim Thompson “Heartache Heartbreak” will release to worldwide radio February 5, 2021. International artist, from Calgary, Alberta, Canada Kim Thompson’s takes her third single to radio. ACMA 2019...

Matt Morson

Matt Morson

Matt Morson is a songwriter and performer. His music is infused with southern rock, country and blues influences. Born and raised in a small town in rural Ontario, Matt used his passion and desire for music and songwriting as a way to express himself. Matt picked up...

Elyse Saunders

Elyse Saunders

Country music has always felt like home for Elyse Saunders. From the dynamic stages of Toronto to the bright lights of Nashville, the Peterborough, Ontario native has followed a path of steadfast determination and artistic inspiration – regularly captivating crowds...