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Don Freed's five-decade journey to discovering his Métis roots began with a meeting with Johnny Cash in 1968.
One year after allegations of sexual misconduct against its founder and artistic director Albert Schultz cast a shadow on Toronto's critically hailed Soulpepper Theatre, the theatre has managed to survive, thanks to steady audience support and continuing on-stage excellence provided by the artists remaining in the company.
As the Oscar nominations approach, CBC's Eli Glasner runs down some of the awards season's winners and losers. Oscar nomination predictions: BlacKkKlansman and Roma lead while Widows trails
A Montreal comic who was told he could not perform — or even be in the audience — at a comedy show because his hairstyle was considered racist, is pleading for calm from both sides of the debate.
Multiple outlets have reported that Sony Music has dropped R. Kelly from its roster after a popular documentary series drew fresh attention to the sex abuse allegations against the embattled R&B star have dogged him most of his career.
Drake doesn't own the 6ix — at least, he doesn’t own that trademark after a decision from the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO).
Two teenagers from the Nunavik village of Kangirsuk want to show case their culture in a short film.
A British art dealer says he has bought a mural by street artist Banksy left on a garage wall in Wales for more than 100,000 pounds ($170,000 Cdn).
The sprawling building at 2440 Broad Street, on the edge of Wascana Park, is known for housing CBC Saskatchewan, but it's also home to a piece of Saskatchewan's musical history.
Harvey Weinstein's high-profile criminal defence lawyer Benjamin Brafman is leaving the movie producer's rape case weeks after failing to get the charges dismissed.
Bryan Adams is getting some powerhouse support from two of pop music's biggest names on his upcoming album.
The author of more than 15 poetry and essay collections, Oliver wrote brief, direct pieces that sang of her worship of the outdoors and disdain for greed, despoilment and other human crimes.
Netflix says footage of the Lac-Mégantic rail disaster used to depict a fictional disaster in its popular movie Bird Box will not be removed, despite residents in the Quebec town saying it trivializes the tragedy.
Many from Metallica and the Foo Fighters rocked on with electrifying performances as family members gave heartfelt speeches in memory of the late Chris Cornell.
Justin Bieber's meteoric rise to pop stardom will be outlined in a new book from the organizer of his Stratford, Ont., exhibit.
RCMP say a 28-year-old woman and six-year-old boy reported missing earlier this week have been located safe.
Four-time Oscar nominee Jason Reitman is set to direct a new instalment in the Ghostbusters series for Sony Pictures set to come out in the summer of 2020.