CANADIAN COUNTRY SUPERSTAR GEORGE CANYON ANNOUNCES ‘HIT AFTER HIT’ CANADIAN TOUR WITH DOC WALKER, CHARLIE MAJOR AND NEWCOMER MANNY BLU
TORONTO, ON (March 4, 2019) – Canadian country legend and multiple JUNO Award winner George Canyon announced today he will be embarking on a national Canadian tour with hit-makers Doc Walker and Charlie Major. The ‘Hit After Hit’ tour will begin April 18th in Camrose, AB, and wrap in Barrie, ON on May 25th, making stops in more than 30 towns and cities along the way. Check with local venues for on sale times – all shows on sale by Friday, March 8th.
Hot off the heels of his 2018 release ‘Southside of Heaven’, George’s new single ‘Out Of This Town’ from his forthcoming EP produced by Scott Cooke, was released to all digital platforms on February 22nd and hits radio airwaves March 8th.
Canyon rose to becoming one of Canada’s hottest Country Music stars in the early 2000’s and has won countless accolades and awards, including Juno Awards, CCMA Awards, and ECMA Awards to name a few. He has been inducted into the Nova Scotia Country Music Hall of Fame, recorded 12 albums, and was recently presented a certified Platinum Award for his debut album ‘One Good Friend’. With country hits like Just Like You, I Believe in Angels, Drinkin’ Thinkin’, Daughters of the Sun, I Got This, I Want You To Live, Slow Dance and many more, he is also a highly regarded humanitarian, strong supporter of the military, and, most important, a proud father and devoted husband.
With over 20 Top 10 singles, Doc Walker is one of the most recognized Canadian country acts of the past two decades. The group has received multiple Canadian Country Music Awards, including Fans’ Choice, Group or Duo of the Year, CMT Video of the Year, Single of the Year, and Country Music Program or
Special of the Year. In addition, Doc Walker has been nominated for several JUNO Awards for Country Album of the Year, including a win in 2009 for the album Beautiful Life.
Charlie Major is a true Canadian legend. He has sold nearly half a million records in Canada alone, and has been the recipient of 3 Juno Awards and 7 CCMA Awards. Rising to the forefront of the Canadian Music scene in the early to mid-nineties, Major holds the distinction of having six consecutive #1 hits (every single released) off his debut album prior to the inception of BDS.
Canada’s Manny Blu made his debut with the release of his first single “X on my Heart” earlier this year. Currently preparing to release his premiere EP Leave It Like It Is in summer 2019, Manny is eagerly awaiting the chance to share his new music with the world.
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“Hit After Hit” 2019 Tour Dates:
April 18 – Camrose, AB – Bailey Theatre
April 20 – Oliver, BC – Frank Venables Theatre
April 21 – Sidney, BC – Mary Winspear Centre
April 22 – Nanaimo, BC – The Queen’s
April 23 – Nanaimo, BC – The Queen’s
April 24 – Cumberland, BC – Waverley Hotel
April 26 – Kamloops, BC – Cactus Jacks
April 27 – Kelowna, BC – OK Corral Cabaret
April 28 – McBride, BC – The Roundhouse Theatre
April 29 – Valemount, BC – Valemount Community Theatre
April 30 – Grande Prairie, AB – Great Northern Casino
May 1 – Fort St. John, BC – The Lido
May 3 – Devon, AB – Dale Fisher Arena
May 4 – Olds, AB – PRIVATE EVENT**
May 5 – Lloydminster, AB – Vic Juba Community Theatre
May 6 – Red Deer, AB – Bo’s Bar & Stage
May 7 – Calgary, AB – Taylor Centre For The Performing Arts
May 8 – Edmonton, AB – Century Showroom
May 9 – Medicine Hat, AB – Ralph’s Texas Bar
May 10 – Moose Jaw, SK – Mosaic Place
May 11 – Estevan, SK – Affinity Place
May 12 – Melfort, SK – Kerry Vickar Centre
May 14 – Prince Albert, SK – EA Rawlinson Centre
May 15 – Saskatoon, SK – Coors Event Centre
May 16 – Flin Flon, MB – Flin Flon Community Hall*
May 17 – Brandon, MB – Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium *
May 18 – To Be Announced*
May 21 – Niagara Falls, ON – Big Texas
May 22 – Toronto, ON – The Rockpile
May 23 – Waterloo, ON – Maxwell’s
May 24 – London, ON – London Music Hall
May 25 – Barrie, ON – Mavricks Music Hall
*Doc Walker not in attendance
**Doc Walker and Charlie Major not in attendance