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VIDEO: Sylvain Cossette on What Canada Day Means to Him

French-Canadian musician Sylvain Cossette will be playing Parliament Hill tonight for the Canada Day in the Capital concert.

He'll share the stage with a stellar line-up of Canadian talent including Metric, Carly Rae Jepsen, Terri Clark, Chris Hadfield & Ed Robertson, and many more 

We caught up with Cossette for a quick chat during rehearsals. Here are some of his reflections on our nation's big birthday and how people from other countries react to Canadians:



The star-studded Canada Day in the Capital celebration will air across multiple CBC platforms tonight. You can watch on CBC-TV and Radio-Canada at 9pm ET, listen on CBC Radio 2 and CBCMusic.ca at 8pm ET, and stream online at CBC.ca/canadacelebrates.

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