Music

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Fire From the Spark – My Song for Change 2014 winner Matt Blais performs Fire From the Spark, featuring Sam Roberts (The Sam Roberts Band), Cone McCaslin (Sum 41), Ian D’Sa (Billy Talent), Hill Kourkoutis (Serena Ryder) and Sekou Lulumba (Serena Ryder), and produced by David Bottrill (Tool, Muse, Stone Sour).

Little Dreamer – My Song for Change 2013 winner Trevor Kidd, featuring Cone McCaslin (Sum 41), Ian D’Sa and Aaron Solowoniuk (Billy Talent) and produced by David Bottrill (Tool, Muse, Stone Sour)

Song for Africa – The song that started it all. Some of Canada’s finest musicians came together in 2006 to write a song to raise funds for the AIDS pandemic in Africa.

 

Songs from the album, “Rwanda: Rises Up!”  – listen when Canadian musicians collaborate with some of Rwanda’s best:
Yearning Instrumental – John-Angus MacDonald of the Trews featuring Itorero
We Stand – Operation MD (Cone McCaslin of Sum 41 and Todd Morse of H20) featuring Itorero
Trying To Make It Work – Classified with Mike Boyd and White Mic featuring Itorero
Not For Sale – Sarah Slean
Land of a Thousand Hills – Ian D’Sa (of Billy Talent) with Noble Blood featuring Itorero
Komera – Damhnait Doyle featuring Holy Jah Doves
Carry You – Luke McMaster featuring Itorero
Canada to Kigali – Damhnait Doyle, Tim Edwards, Sarah Slean, Steve Bays and Grand Analog featuring Rafiki, K8 and Miss Jojo
Beautiful – Tim Edwards featuring Holy Jah Doves
Amazing Grace – Damhnait Doyle, Tim Edwards, Sarah Slean, Steve Bays featuring Queen Gaga and the Heaveners
100 Bananas – Steve Bays featuring Holy Jah Doves

Photo credit: Peter Bregg/Maclean’s
AIDS in MOZAMBIQUE 2005