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Victoria Duffield Releases Day Won!

Joining us on The Kelly Alexander Show this week is pop recording artist Victoria Duffield who hails from British Columbia but is now calling Toronto home. Victoria has just released her new album called "Day Won" and is here to talk about the ride she's been on now that she is an independent artist. Up next is rising Toronto singer Reina who is launching herself into the world of music with a strong single called, "Saving Grace." We've also got new music for you to check out from James Bay, P!nk and Mabel, thank you for listening!

Missy Elliott Celebrates Janet Jackson’s Induction into the Rock Hall!

The Kelly Alexander Show is very happy to continue our special series celebrating Janet Jackson’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by speaking to Grammy award-winning recording artist Missy Elliott! Missy and Janet have been friends for many years, have collaborated on several songs together and have nothing but love for one another so we are very happy to hear from Missy about why Janet is so deserving of being inducted into the Rock Hall. We also welcome Los Angeles-based writer Erin La Rosa discussing the current state of the "Me Too" movement and what to expect at this year's Academy Awards. Thank you for listening! 

Jimmy Jam Talks Janet Jackson’s Induction into the Rock Hall!

The Kelly Alexander Show is very happy to continue our special series celebrating Janet Jackson’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by speaking to Grammy award-winning music producer Jimmy Jam. Jimmy has known Janet for decades and started working with her in the mid-80s on her chart-topping album "Control," their creative partnership continues to this day and we can't wait to delve into Jimmy's thoughts as to why Janet is so deserving of being inducted into the Rock Hall. Thank you for listening!

MTV Award-winning Choreographer Tina Landon on The Kelly Alexander Show!

We’re very happy to continue our special series celebrating Janet Jackson’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by speaking to award-winning choreographer Tina Landon. Tina knows Janet very well and was a huge part of her success in the 80's and 90's. We also speak with Mike Litherland who manages the Induct Janet movement which has been working very hard over the last several years to bring awareness of Janet's legendary career and help to get her inducted into the Rock and Roll Fall of Fame. Thank you for listening!

Emmy Nominated Writer David Wild on The Kelly Alexander Show!

This week on The Kelly Alexander Show we’re very happy to kick off our special series celebrating Janet Jackson’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by speaking to Emmy nominated writer David Wild. We’re also joined this week by graphic designer Aimee Stevland who has launched an artistic project celebrating the 30th anniversary of Janet’s Rhythm Nation 1814 album. Our music editor Sharon Hyland will be on the show talking about Gladys Knight and we’ve got new music for you from X Ambassadors, the Julian Taylor Band and Florence & The Machine. Thank you for listening!