Tuesday, February 10, 2009
Top 49 Canadian songs for Barack Obama
CBC Radio 2 recently invited Canadians to help select the top 49 Songs From North of the 49th Parallel that would best define Canada to U.S. President Barack Obama.
Nominations were submitted and votes were cast. Here is the final list.
President Obama is scheduled to make his first foreign trip next week to Ottawa on Feb. 19, 2009. Read a post I wrote about it in Crosscut.
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