Thursday August 13, 2015

Donovan Woods premieres 'We Never Met' on q

"Good songs win." That's the simple mantra that guides Juno Award nominee Donovan Woods.

"Good songs win." That's the simple mantra that guides Juno Award nominee Donovan Woods. (Fabiola Carletti/CBC)

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Donovan Woods is a songwriter's songwriter. The Sarnia musician, who has been making waves in Nashville, swings through studio q to perform from his latest record Don't Get Too Grand. 

Woods not only performs his version of Portland, Maine — a song picked up by country heavyweight Tim McGraw — but also unveils his new song We Never Met

He also sits down to talk collaboration and craft with guest host Tom Power. 

WEB EXTRA | Compare Donovan Woods' rendition of Portland, Maine to Tim McGraw's below.