2021 CMW Virtual Artists

Lark

Lark

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Rachel Beck

Rachel Beck

Canadian singer-songwriter Rachel Beck’s sophomore record, Stronger Than You Know, is an echoing cry-out from a forest, a chilling dance upon a grave, an arrow shooting straight to the heart. It is a call to strength. Intimate and close, the six-track EP, produced by...

Christee Palace

Christee Palace

Christee Palace is a pop singer/songwriter hailing from a large family of musicians in her hometown of Windsor, Ontario. Her father Pete Palazzolo, a multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, producer, and teacher, is a seasoned veteran in the music industry, having...

3 Moonjask

3 Moonjask

3 Moonjask look as surreal on stage as they sound through headphones. Each member of the masked, lo-fi trio crafts mini-universes somewhere between house, vaporwave and ambient music, sometimes colliding forcefully and others just washing along together in harmony. 3...

Plastic

Plastic

PLASTIC is a band formed by a production duo Aga Burcan & Paweł Radziszewski. Plastic takes listeners into the eclectic world of electronics and indie dance pop. They create some distance to the grim reality and invite you to temporarily forget yourself in dance....

Kayla Diamond

Kayla Diamond

Kayla Diamond feels precisely who she is when she’s behind a piano. Or playing a guitar. Or sitting at her computer talking to producers about music composition, or even teaching herself how to produce songs. After over a year of reflective consideration of who she...

Jillea

Jillea

Jillea has had hits like her heart-wrenching rhythmic ballad Shattered and the cruise-worthy Drive Slow just shortly after winning Slaight Music’s “It’s Your Shot” songwriting/artist development competition in 2013. She has already made her mark with several...

CZN

CZN

CZN is a singing group consisting of CJ Capital, Seth Zosky, and Matthew Novary Joseph. CJ is from Ottawa, Seth is from Toronto and Matthew is from Hamilton. They come from different musical backgrounds which creates an intriguing mix in their sound. They constantly...

Theo Tams

Theo Tams

Theo Tams is rediscovering his identity as an artist. With his upcoming EP, the Canadian singer/songwriter demonstrates a remarkable command of R&B-laced pop music, his silky tenor the unwavering guiding light. As evidenced on lead single, “Therapy,” a sticky...

Girl Pow-R

Girl Pow-R

Girl Pow-R is an all-girl pop-rock band that was nominated for a JUNO in March 2020. Their debut album "This Is Us" has garnered the group well over 2.2+ million social and Spotify streams across all platforms — including 1.1+ million on TikTok alone. In addition,...

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...

Dan Pelletier (Songman)

Dan Pelletier (Songman)

I am a singer/songwriter continuously seeking to publish my songs for myself and emerging young Artists who want to inspire with their music. With my 1st Album "Songman" I was able to obtain airplay across Canada and have songs appear on national TV series (Paramount...

Miranda Joan

Miranda Joan

Miranda Joan is a Canadian neo-soul singer and songwriter born in Montréal and raised in Vancouver. Joan uses her multicultural upbringing from both French and English backgrounds as well as her reverence of music legends such as Stevie Wonder and Carole King and...

AZYM

AZYM

In 2016, at age 11, Azim was auditioned by 'International Models and Talent' (IMTA) and scouted to perform in New York City at an International stage - he was the first runner up in the IMTA's final show case for the singing competition and recipient of the first...

Andrew Allen

Andrew Allen

Allen’s DIY ability and optimistic attitude have served him well. He's scored five Top 10 hits in Canada, 2009′s “I Wanna Be Your Christmas”, 2010’s “Loving You Tonight” which was lodged in the upper reaches of the charts for more than 22 weeks. 2011's "I Want You”,...

Teria Morada

Teria Morada

Teria Morada of Azucar Picante ENT is an Multi-faceted Entertainer. Training and performing since 3 years of age, Teria is a professional Singer/Lyricist, Dancer/Choreographer, 3 time Canadian Latin Music award recipient, former 2 time Jr. Canadian Rhythmic Gymnastics...

Barry Paquin Roberge

Barry Paquin Roberge

Not only can you see this glittery gang coming from afar - but thanks to their time-halting perfor-mances, sing-along choruses and fabulous attires, BPR have folks around the globe chiming in with their celebrations. Iceland Airwaves, SIM Sao Paolo, Chile’s Fluvial...

Sophia Bel

Sophia Bel

Montreal artist, singer and producer Sophia Bel has always been slightly out of lockstep with her surroundings. Born in the United States and raised in Quebec City in the era of Britney and Christina, from a young age Bel was intrigued by the links between clean pop...

Les Louanges

Les Louanges

Les Louanges consists of Vincent Roberge .. and that’s it! Writer, composer, multi-instrumentalist, Les Louanges’ sound is truly tailor-made : a jazz-infused, undeniably groovy pop sound, boasting poetic yet relatable texts. A music born in the streets of Lévis, first...

Ezra Jordan

Ezra Jordan

Ezra Jordan is an independent singer/songwriter from Toronto, Ontario. His music draws inspiration from Contemporary Pop, R&B, and Soul and he approaches songwriting with a focus on piano. Since his journey as an artist began, he has amassed over 250,000 views on...

Caardia

Caardia

Caardia is a Canadian sister duo featuring singer/songwriters Annie and Celia Siriopoulos. After becoming FACTOR Artist Development Grant Recipients in 2019 and named one of CBC Searchlight’s Top 10 Teens to watch in 2020, this talented duo is excited about taking the...

BenAnthony Lavoz and Delon Om

BenAnthony Lavoz and Delon Om

Born and raised in Toronto, Canadian singer/songwriter Delon Om is poised to play a revolutionary role in the music industry. A former contestant on Canadian Idol, Om has been producing music for many Torontonian artists. In 2012, he teamed up with Sean Hakim and...

Wyldfire

Wyldfire

Wyldfire is a new Canadian alternative pop-fusion duo. They blend pop, rock, electronic and cinematic influences to create a dark pop aesthetic with a hybrid sound. A producer/singer-songwriter duo, their first single “Truth Hurts” has a dark and cinematic vibe that...

BEX

BEX

Indie pop songstress Rebecca Madamba, also known by her artist's name BEX, was raised on an apple orchard in the small town of Colborne, Ontario. Writing her first song at the age of 5, her parents fostered the potential, enrolling her in singing lessons at a young...

Melanie Peterson

Melanie Peterson

Melanie Peterson, a Saskatoon born Toronto-based singer-songwriter has quietly become one of the bright lights on the Toronto folk music scene. Melanie Peterson has been entertaining fans with her moving original songs, and unique renditions of cover tunes for over...

Katherine Em

Katherine Em

Katherine Em is a singer-songwriter based in Montreal. She released her first EP in 2015 and her first videoclip with her single "Arctic Bridge" in 2017, both under the name Heidi. Over the years, she has explored many genres of music. Her first EP as Katherine Em is...

Alyssa Tess

Alyssa Tess

Full of light, love, and gentle contemplation, Alyssa’s sunny personality lights up every room before she even makes it to the stage. This indie/pop singer-songwriter from the Georgian Bay area has been captivating audiences across Ontario with her sweet, angelic...

Richard Tichelman

Richard Tichelman

The first thing that grabs you is the voice. Soulful, rich, and indifferent to gravity, it soars over melodic, detailed pop that’s unlike anything you’ve heard before but something you instantly want to hear again. Richard’s playful personality and undeniable charm...

Maya Malkin

Maya Malkin

Meet Maya Malkin; a self-proclaimed "singsong girl in a dingdong world." She's a singer-songwriter from Montreal, now located in Toronto, who has made waves in the Canadian music scene with her band, Motel Raphael. With Motel, Maya has released two studio albums...

Joey Jaey

Joey Jaey

Joey Jaey is a Canadian singer, songwriter and music producer who was born to Catholic parents in Nigeria. He found his passion for music when he was barely 11 years old & attending school in Southern Nigeria. Joey became the singing prefect in the seminary -...

Just Costa

Just Costa

For Just Costa, music is just the ticket to their own sonic theme park. And they have all the attractions: Vocals that blend with the grace of siblings, with songs that are melodic, lyrically life-affirming and groovy while blending R&B, soul, funk, pop and more....

Neela

Neela

Neela is a multi-talented R&B-pop singer-songwriter, actor and dancer. Her music bears raw honesty, marrying her soulful voice with sensuous indie-R&B musicality. Stemming from a fierce, passionate artistry, Neela’s music explores the complexity of human...

Rifan Kalbuadi

Rifan Kalbuadi

Born in Jakarta, Indonesia on February 27, 1995, singer/songwriter Rifan Kalbuadi had already been immersed in the world of melodies and rhythms since a young age. By 2015, Rifan’s immense talents and performances had amassed plenty of interest through his videos on...

The Commotions

The Commotions

Take a blazing horn section, throw down some bombastic drums, pepper in piano and guitar, then stir in vocals shifting from sweet to soulful to sultry quicker than you can hop onto the dance floor. And you will hop onto the dance floor because that’s a recipe for...

The Collective

The Collective

The Collective is an electrifying collaboration of six musicians and songwriters from New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, whose sound routinely defies the boundaries of genre, inspired equally by the time-honoured traditions of R&B, jazz, and blues, as well as modern dance...

Soran

Soran

Born on the south shore of Montreal to a Japanese mother and a French father, Soran grew up surrounded by his father’s musical instruments, on which he could begin to experiment and learn. At age four, Soran was already playing drums, but then he abandoned music for a...

Nova Rose

Nova Rose

Born in the city of Montreal, Nova Rose was first introduced to music by her Egyptian-born father who would play the guitar as she sang along every night before bed. This routine quickly developed into a passion leading her to learn the violin, guitar and piano. The...

Goodnight, Sunrise

Goodnight, Sunrise

Goodnight, Sunrise is a rock-and-roll-super-fun-dance-party band from Toronto, Canada. Founded in 2011 through a shared love of pop hooks, EDM drops, and the raw power of classic rock, they’ve taken their explosive live show to over 300 audiences across Canada, US,...

LOR

LOR

LOR is a Toronto-based singer-songwriter who is about to make her debut. After years of cutting her teeth singing in the bar circuit, she teamed up with local producer SLWJMZ (Sean Leon, Freddie Gibbs) and Vocal Director Nevon Sinclair (Daniel Caesar) to create a...

TEFO

TEFO

TEFO [Truth, Enlightenment, Freedom and Opportunity] is a professional singer, songwriter, music producer, and entrepreneur. TEFO's openness, raw emotionality and clever wordplay, narrates lived-in stories with magnetic sensitivity that provoke thought and set aside...

Max Parker

Max Parker

Singer-songwriter and pop artist Max Parker burst onto the music scene in 2018, and hasn’t slowed down since. In spring 2020, he released his hit song “Something About You,” which has garnered over half a million global streams to date and climbing, and follows the...

K-Bust

K-Bust

K-Bust is a Canadian Electro-pop singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Born in Valparaiso, Chile “K” moved to Montreal, Canada in her youth where she eventually decided to follow her dream and pursue a career in music. After her singing debut on the Montreal...

Josh Sahunta

Josh Sahunta

"When it comes to setting the bar high, Canadian r&b-pop artist Josh Sahunta never lets his feet touch the ground. Drawing upon his influences of John Mayer, Ed Sheeran and The Weeknd, Josh's songwriting is packed with deeply rich narratives and cool, contemporary...

Countermeasure

Countermeasure

Since forming in 2010, the Toronto-based vocal group, Countermeasure, has earned standing ovations and critical acclaim worldwide. Led by award-winning composer/producer Aaron Jensen, the group has recorded with GRAMMY and JUNO award-winning artists including Randy...

MUTARI

MUTARI

Mutari is an enigma. Originally from Cameroon (Central Africa) , The Berlin born, Toronto based artist doesn’t fit neatly onto one musical genre. His madcap energy is spread across a bevy of Rock, Pop, R&B, Jazz and Hip Hop influences. A signature sound and style...

Flara K

Flara K

Flara K is an identity to explore creativity and embrace originality - it’s a fashion statement. Their sophomore EP titled Anxious, Irrational, Fashionable (released October 2020) explores growth lyrically and sonically since their self titled 2019 debut. The release...

Possimiste

Possimiste

“It’s pop music but one from some alien civilization that isn’t inundated with bad examples of how it should sound” - Queen City Sounds and Art Possimiste is a lucid dreamer whose superpower is bringing songs into this world from other galactic dimensions she...

Jordana Talsky

Jordana Talsky

Jordana Talsky is a singer, songwriter and vocal looper who fuses multi-genre influences into her own sound. She accompanies herself by voice with a Roland Boss RC505 loop station. Her ethos is to incorporate digital means into live performance in an organic way, and...

Liana

Liana

Heartfelt vocals, personal lyrics and sophisticated beats are what defines the R&B sound of Liana. The singer/songwriter from Quebec City, launched her debut EP “Prime Time” in 2017. Inspired by artists such as Frank Ocean, H.E.R. and Beyoncé, Liana has crafted...

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...

Makinna Givens

Makinna Givens

Powerful is not just a synonym of masculinity. It is a new era for women in the music industry, and Makinna Givens aims to support that throughout her music career. The 21-year-old artist grew up in the Folk music scene of Nothern Ontario, where she first began her...

Chris Birkett

Chris Birkett

Chris Birkett is a multi-talented, award winning producer, singer/songwriter, composer and sound engineer. His music collaborations with A-list international artists like Sinead O’Connor, Alison Moyet, Dexys Midnight Runners, Talking Heads, The Pogues, Bob Geldof,...

Z!EE

Z!EE

When Z!EE (pronounced "Zee") is not blazing the stage at night with powerful music, he is somewhere in the inner city of Toronto writing his next hit to record in the studio. Whether chatting hard-core Dancehall lyrics, rapping or singing melodious Reggae vocals, Z!EE...

December Rose

December Rose

“Raise Your Voice”, December’s 2019 chart-topping single, has breathed new life and purpose into her career. Peaking at #8 on the US Adult Contemporary radio charts, #4 on the Indie Top 30, and #29 on the National Radio Charts, this personal song has been reaching the...

Maddie King

Maddie King

British singer/songwriter Maddie King is a Vancouver-based artist, whose passion for music is clearly demonstrated in the soulful, unique style that she brings to every performance. Having completed 2 years of musical education at Selkirk College in Nelson BC along...

Zoe Xandra

Zoe Xandra

Singer-songwriter, Zoe Xandra, introduced herself to the scene February 2020 with her debut EP, TMI.  Since her February release she has gained over 70k streams.  Xandra worked hard to push her debut EP and has since been interviewed by Vents Magazine, charted on NACC...

Raincity

Raincity

Raincity is a Vancouver-based Rage-Funk group fronted by female leads on saxophone and vocals. Beatroute magazine describes them as “danc[ing] between Paramore’s pop perfection and a late-night RCHP inspired jam session”. The five members of Raincity combine their...

Veronica Fusaro

Veronica Fusaro

Just like the colors of the sky at sunset, the combination of Veronica Fusaro‘s words and music feel bittersweet - thrilled about the falling of the night but sad about the leaving of the sun. The words make a great contrast to the retro sound, or as Veronica says „I...

Sara Jane Ceccarelli

Sara Jane Ceccarelli

SJC - SARA JANE CECCARELLI (Singer/Songwriter) Sara Jane Ceccarelli is an Italian-Canadian singer, versatile and with a very various artistic curriculum. “COLORS - Story of a girl who wanted to record an album” is her debut album. She was born in Italy and grew up...

MIKALYN

MIKALYN

Between the depth of her voice, substance of her songwriting, and seemingly endless list of awards and achievements, you might be fooled into thinking that Mikalyn has been in the game for decades. But that’s easily forgiven, as despite having yet to hit her 20s, the...