Internationally renowned producer, songwriter and performer David Foster will accompany Canadian legend Paul Anka as he performs one of his classic hit songs at the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame 5th Annual Gala, taking place at the Toronto Centre for the Arts on March 1st, 2008. This recent addition to the talent line-up offers audiences a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness two celebrated performers side-by-side in an evening of musical tribute.
Other sensational performers announced include Serena Ryder, whose deep, bluesy voice has garnered international acclaim and songstress Jully Black,whose fame rose to new heights with her hit rendition of Etta James 7 Day Fool. Folk legends Anna and Kate McGarrigle will join previously announcedperformers Martha and Rufus Wainwright on-stage, along with Anna’s daughter Lily Lanken for Heart Like a Wheel, making the performance a true family affair. Quebec singer Martine St. Clair will honour Modern Era inductee Claude Dubois with a performance of his classic song Artistes.
More info: Cansong.ca