is in the nation's capital for the biggest birthday bash of the year!
We're spending the weekend on Parliament Hill, where the hubbub has
already started. Crews are prepping. Musicians are sound checking.
People are setting up their lawn chairs.
hoping for a real out-of-this-world Canada Day experience, so who better
to take part in the festivities than an honest to goodness space
is back on Earth (and is on the Hill) after his
hugely successful mission as the first Canuck commander of the
International Space Station. We snagged the world's most popular
astronaut for a chat about the true north strong and free, and his
favourite Canada Day moment involving the Queen!
Check out the interview:
Hadfield will perform his song "Is Somebody Singing?" not just once but
TWICE tomorrow. For the noon show, he'll be accompanied by a youth
choir. Then in the evening, he'll reunite with Barenaked Ladies' Ed
for their first live on-Earth rendition, along with a virtual
In case you missed it, here's the original video: