Lineup Announced for iHeartRadio Fest 2017 During Canadian Music Week, April 21 in Toronto

— March 9, 2017

– iHeartRadio Fest 2017 crowns Canadian Music Week (April 18-23) with a stellar lineup including Big Sean, James Arthur, MAGIC!, The Strumbellas, Massari, Scott Helman, Alyssa Reid, Mia Martina, and Michelle Treacy –
– Tickets on sale at 10 a.m. this morning (March 9) for latest exclusive iHeartRadio Canada live event –

TORONTO (March 9, 2017)iHeartRadio Canada announced today the can’t-miss lineup of talent for iHeartRadio Fest on Friday, April 21 at Rebel Nightclub in Toronto. Punctuating the Canadian Music Week calendar as the week’s biggest event, iHeartRadio Fest upholds its position as the perennial Friday night place to be in the annual week-long celebration of Canadian music. Tickets are on sale today – Thursday, March 9 – starting at 10 a.m. ET from Ticketmaster.ca. In addition, listeners of iHeartRadio stations across Ontario are encouraged to stay tuned for promotional offers and ticket giveaways to iHeartRadio Fest. Attendees of this latest exclusive, fan-only iHeartRadio Canada event will be treated to performances by hip hop artist Big Sean; U.K. singer-songwriter James Arthur; Canadian reggae-pop billboard chart-toppers MAGIC!; Toronto indie-rock group The Strumbellas; pop artist Massari; breakout singer-songwriter and JUNO Award nominee Scott Helman; urban-pop chart-topper Alyssa Reid; SOCAN Award-winner and multiple JUNO Award nominee Mia Martina; and Ottawa-born alt-pop songstress Michelle Treacy. “We are thrilled to unveil this incredible and varied lineup of performers taking the stage for this year’s iHeartRadio Fest, offering something for every music lover,” said Rob Farina, Head of iHeartRadio, Syndication and Strategic Initiatives, Bell Media. “Taking part in this celebration of Canadian music is a real highlight of iHeartRadio’s calendar of fan exclusives every year.” Venue:                       Rebel Nightclub, 11 Polson St., Toronto Doors:                       7 p.m. Ticket Price:            $10 This year’s iHeartRadio Fest joins iHeartRadio’s consistent offers of one-of-a-kind experiences for fans featuring the music industry’s hottest artists, with iconic festivals and concerts ranging from arena rock grandiose to smaller, more intimate venues.

About iHeartRadio Canada

iHeartRadio, a best-in-class customizable digital listening experience and live events brand, is now in Canada through a partnership between Bell Media and iHeartMedia. A leader in innovative radio programming throughout Canada, Bell Media features the country’s most dynamic, popular, and respected radio brands, including Toronto’s CHUM FM, Canada’s #1 FM station, and the ÉNERGIE group in Québec, as well as international brands like Virgin Radio. In the U.S., iHeartRadio has surpassed 90 million registered users, reaching milestones at a rate faster than Facebook or any other streaming music service. In addition, iHeartRadio’s registered user milestone does not account for the millions of listeners who tune into iHeartRadio’s live radio streams without registering

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