Emerson Drive

  1. Johnny Reid Leads 2011 Canadian Country Music Award Nominations

    July 28, 2011 6:30 AM EDT Johnny Reid, who last year sold more albums in Canada than Michael Buble, leads all 2011 Canadian Country Music Award (CCMA) nominees with a six nods, it was announced today, July 27. The awards show, celebrating the best in Canadian country music ...

  2. Chesney, Strait, Sugarland Lead CMA Noms

    September 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Kenny Chesney leads all finalists with seven nominations for the 42nd Annual Country Music Association Awards, while George Strait and duo Sugarland each nabbed five nominations with Sugarland's Jennifer Nettles picking up a sixth for song of ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Midas Nashville Restructures, Gregory Finds New Home

    July 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Independent Midas Records Nashville has restructured and the company's promotion staff, including VP of promotion Rob Dalton, has exited. A core group of employees, including principals Brad Allen and Keith Follese, will remain as the label f ...

  5. Newcomer Farrell Leads CCMA Noms

    July 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Newcomer Jessie Farrell leads the field with seven nominations for the upcoming 2008 Canadian Country Music Awards, which will be held September 8 at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg. Farrell garnered nods for single of the year, album, female artist, C ...

  6. Strait, Chesney To Duet At ACM Awards

    May 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT George Strait, Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith, Kellie Pickler and LeAnn Rimes will perform during the 43rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards on May 18 in Las Vegas. Chesney and Strait will duet on "Shiftwork," which reached No. 2 on Hot ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Hill, McBride, Twain, Legend Join ACM Line-up

    May 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Faith Hill, Toby Keith, Martina McBride and Big & Rich with special guest John Legend join the performance line-up for the 42nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, which will be held May 15 in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Shania ...

  9. Canadian Music Awards For Canyon, Road Hammers

    September 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT George Canyon, the Road Hammers and the Cord Lund Band were among the double winners Monday night (Sept. 11) at the Canadian Country Music Awards, held at Harbour Station in Saint John, New Brunswick. George Canyon, the Road Hammers and the Cord L ...

  10. Canadian Music Awards For Canyon, Road Hammers

    September 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Gala held Sept. 11. George Canyon, the Road Hammers and the Cord Lund Band were among the double winners Monday night (Sept. 11) at the Canadian Country Music Awards, held at Harbour Station in Saint John, New Brunswick. Canyon picked up best male ...

  11. Midas Signs Emerson Drive

    December 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Group spent five years with DreamWorks Nashville. Three-month-old Nashville indie label Midas Records has signed the Canadian country band Emerson Drive as its flagship act. The group, which previously spent five years on the DreamWorks Records Na ...

  12. Furtado, McLachlan Among Top SOCAN Winners

    November 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Canadian awards held in Toronto. Canadian songwriters, composers, lyricists and publishers were feted at the 16th annual SOCAN Awards in Toronto last night (Nov. 22). The event was hosted by R&B diva Jully Black. Among those songwriters honore ...