Island MorningRita MacNeil - Cape Breton's First Lady of SongApr 17, 2013 | 4:05A woman who's been called Cape Breton's "first lady of song" is gone. Rita MacNeil died yesterday after complications from surgery. She was 68. Cape Breton morning show host Steve Sutherland talked with Rita in 2009. Here is part of their conversation.
Maritime NoonAgent and Family Friend Remembers Rita MacNeilApr 17, 2013 | 6:54Brian Edwards - Rita MacNeil's agent - expresses his sadness and shares some memories of his many years working with Cape Breton's first lady of song.