Rita McNeil is back on the road with a performance coming up this Wedsnesday night at Migration Hall in Kingsville.
Rita McNeil burst onto the Canadian music scene in 1987, although she had been laying the groundwork for her career since 1971 when she penned her first song Need for Restoration.In 1979 she began writing in earnest and her songs then included Working Man for the coal miners of Cape Breton.That became an anthem to working men everywhere.She's a Juno award winner, A Gemini Award winner, East Coast Music Awards winner and has received the Order Of Canada. And now she's on the road once more with a show coming up this Wednesday at Migration Hall. Joining her are the Von Trapp children.
Listen (runs 6:06)