Canadian Music Collection


Decades of GREAT songs!


This is a site dedicated to the recognition and promotion of some Great Canadian Music.
Each day, another song title will be added to this list.

The actual music files are not provided here.
Everyone is encouraged to find and listen to these songs. Then, please purchase the ones that you like from a legal source.


NEWEST ADDITION:

Kings This Beat Goes On/Switchin' To Glide by Kings

Released in 1980. This Platinum selling combination of "This Beat Goes On/Switchin' To Glide" spent over 6 months on the Billboard Top 100 chart.



SONG TITLE ARTIST Date Added INFO
Any Man Of Mine Shania Twain Jan. 15, 2018 Released in 1995. "Any Man Of Mine" was Shania Twain's first #1 hit, first crossover hit and was named 'Single Of The Year' twice in 1995 and twice in 1996.
Call Me Maybe Carly Rae Jepson Jan. 20, 2018 Released in 2012. "Call Me Maybe" was named Song of the Year for 2012 by MTV. It was the #1 song in 15 countries and was the best-selling single worldwide!
Calling Occupants Klattu Jan. 07, 2018 Released in 1976. People mistakenly thought that Klaatu were the Beatles using a pseudonym.
Catwalker Diodes Jan. 09, 2018 Released in 1980. This historically important song signalled a new direction in the Canadian Music Scene.
Closer To The Heart Rush Jan. 13, 2018 Released in 1977. From the LP: A Farewell To Kings, this was Rush's first hit single in the U.K..
Doesn't Really Matter Platinum Blonde Jan. 01, 2018 Released in 1983. Chosen as the CMC's inaugural song.
"Are you sitting comfortably, then we'll begin."
Fantasy Aldo Nova Jan. 06, 2018 Released in 1982. This Aldo Nova debut song reached #3 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock chart.
Closer To The Heart Rush Jan. 13, 2018 Released in 1977. From the LP: A Farewell To Kings, this was Rush's first hit single in the U.K..
Heave Away Fables Jan. 21, 2018 Released in 1998. "Heave Away" is a great party tune and was a hit on the radio, by this band from Newfoundland.
Just For You Streetheart Jan. 19, 2018 Released in 1978. From their first LP: "Meanwhile Back In Paris", this rockin' fan favorite was never released as a single.
Metal Queen Lee Aaron Jan. 08, 2018 Released in 1984. Rock's undisputed Metal Queen is also an amazing jazz singer.
Phasors On Stun FM Jan. 12, 2018 Released in 1979. This Gold record became a top 20 hit in both Canada and the USA.
Somethin' On My Mind Teenage Head Jan. 17, 2018 Released in 1980. Teenage Head scored a RPM Top 30 hit with this song from their Platinum selling LP: 'Frantic City'.
Spaceman (remix) Bif Naked Jan. 04, 2018 Released in 1998. "Spaceman" is the most played Canadian independent song in history.
Spaceship Superstar Prism Jan. 16, 2018 Released in 1977. "Spaceship Superstar" helped to send Prism's self-titled first album soaring to Platinum status!
Sunglasses At Night Corey Hart Jan. 05, 2018 Released in 1984. This debut single form Corey Hart reached #7 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Sweet Things In Life Harlequin Jan. 03, 2018 Released in 1979. Harlequin formed in Winnipeg, Manitoba, in 1975.
This Beat Goes On/
Switchin' To Glide
Kings Jan. 23, 2018 Released in 1980. This Platinum selling combination of "This Beat Goes On/Switchin' To Glide" spent over 6 months on the Billboard Top 100 chart.
Too Bad Doug and the Slugs Jan. 14, 2018 Released in 1980. This first 45 single "Too Bad" became a top 10 hit on the Canadian Hit Parade.
Wild Eyes Stampeders Jan. 22, 2018 Released in 1972. "Wild Eyes" was a #2 hit in Canada. Then, in 2015, it won a SOCAN Classic Award.
Wonderin Neil Young Jan. 18, 2018 Released in 1983. The video for this Neil Young song was nominated for the first ever MTV Video Music Award for Most Experimental Video, in 1984.
You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet Bachman-Turner Overdrive Jan. 10, 2018 Released in 1974. This song reached #1 and so did it's album "Not Fragile".
Your Man Down With Webster Jan. 02, 2018 Released in January 2010. Only three months after it's release, this song became certified as Platinum.

Doesn't Really Matter Your Man Sweet Things In Life Spaceman Sunglasses At Night
Fantasy Calling Occupants Metal Queen Catwalker You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet Life Is A Highway
FM Rush Doug and the Slugs Shania Twain Prism
Teenage Head Neil Young Streetheart Carly Rae Jepson Fables
Stampeders Kings


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