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Johnny Reid to Receive SOCAN National Achievement Award

Johnny Reid is the recipient of the 2016 SOCAN National Achievement Award. This is one of the biggest awards that SOCAN presents each year and is selected by SOCAN Board of Directors members. This honour is given to a SOCAN songwriter, lyricist or composer for outstanding success, predominantly in the Canadian music industry, over the span of their career. Past winners include The Tragically Hip and Blue Rodeo.

$70,000 Raised for MusiCounts Through Plus 1 Program

Johnny Reidís recent sold-out Canadian tour went way beyond the performance. Following a partnership with the organization Plus 1 where one dollar was added to every ticket sold in selected markets was donated to charity, Johnny Reid raised nearly $70,000 for MusiCounts, Canadaís music education charity associated with The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS)!