Monday January 8th, 2018
Some of the nations biggest and most influential celebrities were recently inducted into Canada’s Walk Of Fame 2017. Some of those names included Stompin’ Tom Connors, Donovan Bailey and Anna Paquin. Before the big red carpet event, there was another celebration taking place at The Great Hall in Toronto on Monday, November 13. where Canada’s Walk of Fame hosted a showcase for the winner and finalists of the 5th annual Emerging Artist Music Mentorship Program. The program, valued at more than $100,000, provides musicians with the opportunity to grow and develop their skills and industry connections to take their careers to the next level.
Seven finalists were selected from more than 380 hopefuls across Canada. This years winners and finalists included “wells” from Toronto, ON(2nd place), “Sarah Jickling and Her Good Bad Luck” from Vancouver, BC(finalist) and Grand Prize Winner “Jaryd Stanley” of Rothesay, NB . Rudy Blair Entertainment Media rudyblairmedia.com was at The Great Hall to Chats with Stanley before his performance about taking part in CWOF Emerging Artist Music Mentorship Program, his EP ‘sixteen ten’ including the single “ The End” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yCwavcNHsXA and also being featured on the new CTV’s “The Launch” premiering Wednesday January 10th, 2018 at 9pm https://www.ctv.ca/TheLaunch/Artists/Jaryd-Stanley . https://www.canadaswalkoffame.com/programs/emerging-artist-music-mentorship-program/eammp-2017-finalists https://jarydstanley.com