Information Morning - Cape BretonJoella Foulds Remembers RitaApr 17, 2013 | 13:14Rita MacNeil known as Cape Breton's first lady of song has died, she was 68. Joella Foulds performed with Rita in the early days. She reflects on their friendship and Rita's legacy. (runs 13:14 April 17, 2013)
Information Morning - Cape BretonRita MacNeil From 2009Apr 17, 2013 | 16:04Cape Breton's songstress Rita MacNeil died last night following complications from surgery. From humble beginnings in Big Pond, Nova Scotia, Rita overcame personal struggles to become one of Canada's best loved artists. (runs 16:04 April 17, 2013)
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.