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.

Pictured above: Sean McCann of Great Big Sea during the Ships & Dips V Caribbean cruise with Barenaked Ladies, Sarah McLachlan and others. Sue Frause photo.

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