Canadian Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Gary Fjellgaard, R. Harlan Smith and Paul Kennedy will be inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame in September. Singer-songwriter Fjellgaard is known for his western roots music. Smith co-founded Royalty Records and has worked in the industry for more than 35 years. Kennedy’s career in broadcasting led to eight awards from the Canadian Country Music Association, and he has since branched into print journalism. The Canadian CMA Awards will take place in Calgary on Sept. 12.