Neil Young, Bruce Cockburn Going Into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

by VVN Music

Four artists have been selected for induction into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame.

These will be the first new inductees into the hall in six years and brings the number of members in the Hall of Fame to 54.

This year's inductees with top songs written:
  • Neil Young
    • Heart of Gold
    • Lotta Love
    • After the Goldrush
    • Ohio
  • Bruce Cockburn
    • Wondering Where the Lions Are
    • If I Had a Rocket Launcher
    • If a Tree Falls
    • A Dream Like Mine
  • Stephane Venne
    • Le début d'un temps nouveau
    • C'est notre fête aujourd'hui
    • Sais-tu que je t'aime depuis longtemps
    • Le temps est bon
  • Beau Dommage
    • Un Incident à Bois-des-Filion
    • La Complainte du phoque en Alaska
    • Le Blues d’la métropole
    • Tous les palmiers
The new inductees will be honored on Saturday, September 23 at Massey Hall in Toronto. Among the artists performing during the evening will be Arkells, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Damien Robitaille, Daniel Lavoie, Don Ross, Élage Diouf, France D’amour, Florence K, Julie Payette, k.d. lang, Randy Bachman, William Prince and Whitehorse.

Stan Meissner, Chairman of the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame, said "We are thrilled to be back to celebrate the extraordinary careers of Beau Dommage, Bruce Cockburn, Neil Young and Stéphane Venne at this year’s ceremony at Massey Hall. These inductees truly highlight the depth and incredible legacy of the songwriting talent we have here in Canada."

The previous inductees:

  • 2003
    • Alfred Bryan
    • Felix Leclerc
    • Gordon Lightfoot
    • Hank Snow
    • Madame Mary Travers Bolduc
    • Marius Barbeau
    • Pierre Juneau
  • 2005
    • Bob Nolan
    • Burton Cummings
    • Ernest Gagnon
    • Frank Davies
    • Raymond Levesque
    • Serge Deyglun
    • Shelton Brooks
    • Stan Klees
    • Walt Grealis
    • Claude Leveillee
    • Randy Bachman
  • 2006
    • Anne Murray
    • Carmen Lombardo
    • Gilles Vigneault
    • Herbert Samuel Berliner
    • Leonard Cohen
    • Lionel Dunais
    • Lucille Dumont
    • William Eckstein
  • 2007
    • Henry Burr
    • Jean-Pierre Ferland
    • Joni Mitchell
    • Raymond Egan
    • Sam Gesser
    • Wilf Carter
  • 2008
    • Alex Kramer
    • Andre Lejeune
    • Oscar Emmanuel Peterson
    • Claude Dubois
    • Paul Anka
  • 2010
    • Edward B. Moogk
    • Guy Latraverse
    • Robert Charlebois
    • Rush
  • 2011
    • (Mary) Helen Creighton
    • Edith (Margaret) Fowke
    • Jack Scott
    • John Stromberg
    • Luc Plamondon
    • Pierre Letourneau
    • Robbie Robertson
    • Romeo Beaudry
    • Yvan Dufresne

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