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Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson to present The Tragically Hip with Humanitarian Award at 2021 JUNOs

Thu, May 13, 2021@8:33PM | comments

TragicallyGord cc attribution ScottAlexanderThe Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced earlier today that 15-time JUNO Award-winning band and Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductees The Tragically Hip will perform with singer-songwriter Feist during The 50th Annual JUNO Awards next month. The Hip will be without their iconic front-man Gord Downie, who passed away back in 2017. The Hip will also be receiving the 2021 Humanitarian Award from Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductees Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson of Rush. The Humanitarian Award recognizes outstanding Canadian artists or industry leaders whose humanitarian contributions have positively enhanced the social fabric of Canada and beyond. The Hip's performance from Toronto will be broadcast on Sunday, June 6th at 8PM EST on CBC TV, CBC Gem, CBC Radio One, CBC Music and streaming globally on Thanks to Eric at Power Windows for the heads up.