Playlist for the Planet

Over 600 artists submitted songs to the Playlist for the Planet environmental song search. After an extensive public vote, one artist from each province—and one from the North—were chosen to help give Canada’s environmental conscience a musical voice. They join 20 of Canada’s top recording artists to celebrate David Suzuki’s 75th birthday with a Playlist for the Planet. Gotta hear it to believe it.

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    Playlist for the Planet

    On March 22nd, 2011 the Playlist for the Planet will be released in stores across Canada and on iTunes. The Playlist features some of Canada's finest songwriters and performers, including Joel Plaskett, Bruce Cockburn, K-OS and Sebastian Granger, and more! More »

  • Photo: Why music matters to David Suzuki

    Why music matters to David Suzuki

    I love music. As a geneticist, I'm fascinated by the built-in need we have for music; it touches something very deep within us. So why do we need it? What... More »

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    Rules and regulations

    Update, August 16th, 2010. Playlist for the Planet is now closed to entries. No late entries accepted. Who can enter Any Canadian songwriter who cares about our planet and would... More »