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APTN Will Broadcast Live from the 2014 Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards
by ahnationtalk onSeptember 5, 20142015 Views
September 4, 2014, Winnipeg, Manitoba – Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN) announced today it will broadcast LIVE the Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards (APCMA) on Friday, September 12, 2014. The network will also present a special web broadcast from the Red Carpet.
Musical performances and Award presentations will liven up the MTS Centre in Winnipeg as the 9th edition of the APCMAs unfold September 12. This event honours the best in Aboriginal music from across North America as chosen by the public, and will be co-hosted by the original Lorne Cardinal and comrade Ruben Littlehead.
This spectacular gala will feature the best of Aboriginal recording artists with performances by dancer and hip hop artist Supaman, contemporary pop powerhouse Inez Jasper, inspiring hip hop singer KASP, Oklahoma rap duo Mike Bone featuring Lil’Mike and his brother Funny Bone, singer-songwriter Samantha Crain, Canadian rapper Shawn Bernard aka Feenix, and Andean music group The Imbayakunas, among others.
APTN LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET LIVE Stream: APTN’s special webcast will precede the APCMAs again this year. Hosts Maika Harper and Kyle Nobess of APTN’s newest show Mohawk Girls will mingle with the nominees and guests as they make their way down the Red Carpet. Visit aptn.ca/webstagepass starting at 6:00 p.m. ET for this exclusive online presentation.
ABORIGINAL PEOPLES CHOICE MUSIC AWARDS LIVE Broadcast: APTN will bring the Awards to Canada via the LIVE on-air and online broadcast of the APCMAs. This two-and-a-half hour special will air on APTN and APTN HD at 8:00 p.m. ET on Friday, September 12, 2014. LIVE streaming of the Awards can be viewed at aptn.ca/webstagepass.
ABOUT APTN: September 1, 2014, marked the 15-year anniversary of the launch of the first national Aboriginal television network in the world with programming by, for and about Aboriginal Peoples to share with all Canadians and viewers around the world. APTN is available in approximately 10 million Canadian households and commercial establishments with cable, direct-to-home satellite, telco-delivered and fixed wireless television service providers. The network launched its high definition channel, APTN HD, in the spring of 2008. APTN does not receive government funding for operations but generates revenue through subscriber fees, advertising sales and strategic partnerships. APTN broadcasts programming with 56% offered in English, 16% in French and 28% in Aboriginal languages. For program schedule or for more information, please contact APTN at (204) 947-9331 or toll-free at 1-888-278-8862, or visit the website www.aptn.ca