Stingray Supports Emerging Canadian Talent on its Country Radio Stations with The Trending Track on 19 Radio Stations

Toronto, October 8, 2020 – Stingray is proud to launch an initiative to support emerging Canadian Talent on its country radio stations.  Starting on Monday, October 12, Stingray country radio stations will introduce The Trending Track into rotation in the following locations :

New Country 100.7
New Country 103.1
New Country 98.1
New Country 96.9
New Country 103.5
New Country 92.3
Real Country 95.5
Real Country 910
Real Country 105.7
Real Country 93.3
Real Country 97.7
Real Country 97.9
Real Country 94.9
Real Country 94.3
Real Country 93.5
Real Country 95.9
KIXX 103.9
KIXX 97.1
KIXX 930

Kelowna
Kamloops
Camrose
Moncton
Sydney
Fredericton
Red Deer
Drumheller
Brooks
Stettler
St. Paul
Westlock
Blairmore
Edson
High Prairie
Lloydminster
Carbonear
Clarenville
St. John's

Every other month the Stingray country team will select a track by an emerging artist to feature. The chosen song will receive two months of support and a minimum of 25 spins per week on the participating stations.  The Trending Track artist will also have the opportunity to do an interview with Paul McGuire for his National Midday and Countdown Shows and receive additional support on station social media and websites. 

To qualify for The Trending Track, the artist must be a Canadian citizen, the song must qualify as Canadian under the CRTC MAPL criteria, and the artist must be an emerging artist who either has not had a song chart or is in the first 18 months since their first song charted on the Canadian Top 50.

To submit a Trending Track, email trendingcountry@stingray.com

The Trending Track launches October 12, 2020, on New Country 100.7 in Kelowna, New Country 103.1 in Kamloops, New Country 98.1 in Camrose, New Country 96.9 in Moncton, New Country 103.5 in Sydney, New Country 92.3 in Fredericton, Real Country 95.5 in Red Deer, Real Country 910 in Drumheller, Real Country 105.7 in Brooks, Real Country 93.3 in Stettler, Real Country 97.7 in St. Paul, Real Country 97.9 in Westlock, Real Country 94.9 in Blairmore, Real Country 94.3 in Edson, Real Country 93.5 in High Prairie, Real Country 95.9 in Lloydminster, KIXX 103.9 in Carbonear, KIXX 97.1 in Clarenville, KIXX 930 in St. John’s.

About Stingray
Montreal-based Stingray (TSX: RAY.A; RAY.B) is a leading music, media, and technology company with over 1,200 employees worldwide. Stingray is a premium provider of curated direct-to-consumer and B2B services, including audio television channels, more than 100 radio stations, SVOD content, 4K UHD television channels, karaoke products, digital signage, in-store music, and music apps, which have been downloaded over 150 million times. Stingray reaches 400 million subscribers (or users) in 156 countries. For more information: www.stingray.com.
 

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For more information, please contact:

Jenn Dalen jdalen@stingray.com
Regional Program Director – Red Deer, Rural AB, Kelowna, & Kamloops