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Download the Playlist for the Planet on iTunes. There are 12 bonus songs on the iTunes compilation—30 songs in total!

Purchase Playlist for the Planet CDs or T-Shirts on the Ethical Ocean website.

See our YouTube Channel with videos of the songs, and stories behind the inspiration for composing them.

Listen to Randy Bachman's Vinyl Tap on Earth Day to hear some of the songs from the Playlist.

On March 22nd, 2011 the Playlist for the Planet was released on iTunes and in stores across Canada. The Playlist features some of Canada's finest songwriters and performers, including Randy Bachman, Joel Plaskett, Bruce Cockburn, K-OS and Sebastian Granger, Gordon Lightfoot, Todd Butler, Hayley Sales, Alpha Yaya Diallo, DOA, Tom Jackson, Johnny Reid, Raffi, LIGHTS, Jessie Farrell, Rush, the Trews, Tara Grand, Great Big Sea, and Tanya Tagaq.

They are joined by these winners (see below) of the Playlist for the Planet song search conducted with CBC Radio 3. A public vote chose these artists from over 600 submissions.

Proceeds from the Playlist for the Planet go to the David Suzuki Foundation.

The Playlist for the Planet

S.O.S., Delhi 2 Dublin (British Columbia)
The One, Keith and Renee (Manitoba)
Let's Keep It Natural, Paper Lions (Prince Edward Island)
Feather, Fur & Fin, Danny Michel (Ontario)
Black Gold, Berna-Dean Holland (Alberta)
I Don't Want To Know, David Myles (Nova Scotia)
Weight of the World, Glenn Sutter (Saskatchewan)
Think About the Planet, Remy Rodden (The North)
Heal, Jack Lavoie (Quebec)
Song For Mariana, Ashelin (Newfoundland and Labrador)
Our World, Katie MacDonald (New Brunswick)

Check out Grant Lawrence's interview with David Suzuki.

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