Yesterday, the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television announced the musical performers for the 31rst Genie Awards, Canada's Oscars. Unlike last year, the event will be broadcast live on Thursday, March 10 at 8 PM on CBC, a Canadian TV network.
The first performing duo will be made of Melissa Etheridge and Serena Ryder. They'll deliver an exclusive performance of their new song Broken Heart Sun.
Country singer Johnny Reid will play his new hit song Let's Go Higher.
As for the Montreal-based music band Karwa, it will paired up with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. Together, they'll pay tribute to the film with the most nomination, Barney's Version.
These performers will join William Shatner (Boston Legal), the host of the event, and actress Rachelle Lefebvre (Barney's Version), who will be "the voice of the event".
Other performers and presenters will be announced in the upcoming weeks.