Canadian Country Music Association

  1. CMA Chief Tammy Genovese Resigns

    December 02, 2009 12:00 AM EST County Music Association CEO Tammy Genovese, a 24-year veteran of the organization, has resigned from her position, effective immediately. Genovese is widely regarded in the industry as a resourceful and tenacious advocate for country music and it ...

  2. Johnny Reid Wins 5 CCMA Awards

    September 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Ontario singer Johnny Reid took five awards, including male artist of the year, at the Canadian Country Music Association awards in Vancouver last night (Sept. 13). Reid's other wins included video of the year, fans' choice award, songwr ...

  3. Johnny Reid Leads Canadian Country Music Nods

    July 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Johnny Reid leads with six nominations for the Canadian Country Music Association Awards, while George Canyon followed up with five nods for the show, which is scheduled for Sept. 13 in Vancouver. Reid nominations include single of the year, album ...

  4. Doc Walker Wins Big At CCMAs

    September 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Canadian group Doc Walker cleaned up during the broadcast portion of the 2008 Canadian Country Music Awards in Winnipeg tonight, taking home the top prize for single, album, group and video. The band—made up of singer Chris Thorsteinson, Dave Wasy ...

  5. Pickler, Brandt, Bamford Join CCMA Line-up

    August 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Kellie Pickler and multiple Canadian Country Music Association Award nominees Paul Brandt and Gord Bamford join the line-up of performers on the CCMA Awards Sept. 8 in Winnipeg. Meanwhile, multiple CCMA Award winner Michelle Wright and legendary s ...

  6. Prairie Oyster Among Hall Of Fame Inductees

    July 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Prairie Oyster, artist manager and label executive Brian Ferriman and broadcaster Wes Montgomery will be inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame during Country Music Week 2008, which will be held in Winnipeg, Sept. 5-8. Six time winn ...

  7. Cyrus Added To CCMA Line-up

    August 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Billy Ray Cyrus has been added to the Canadian Country Music Association Awards lineup. He joins Doc Walker, George Canyon, Emerson Drive, Jimmy Rankin and Carolyn Dawn Johnson, among others. The show, set for September 10 at Brandt Centre in Regi ...

  8. Canyon, Yellowbird Top Nominees For CCMA Awards

    August 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT George Canyon and Shane Yellowbird lead the nominees for the Canadian Country Music Association Awards with five apiece. Paul Brandt, Doc Walker, Emerson Drive, Brad Johner and Carolyn Dawn Johnson garnered four nominations each. Canyon's fiv ...

  9. Winnipeg To Host Canadian Country Music Week In '08

    December 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) has announced that Winnipeg, Manitoba, will be host city for the 2008 Canadian Country Music Week and Awards, which will be held Sept. 5-8, 2008. The awards show will be held at the MTS Centre on Sept. ...

  10. CCMA Reveals Hall Of Fame Inductees

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Ceremony to take place Sept. 9. West coast singer/songwriter Gary Fjellgaard, veteran broadcaster Paul Kennedy and Royalty Records' founder R. Harlan Smith will be inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame. The ceremony, held by t ...