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CBC Searchlight: We made it to round two! Vote now!!

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Thank you so so much to everyone who voted in round one of CBC’s Searchlight Competition last week! I am proud to announce that Drinking Coffee has made it to round two of the competition which means my entry was selected to be in the top twenty entries in Ottawa. Yay!

But wait! There’s more…

Voting for round two has already opened. You can vote for me by visiting and pressing the VOTE button next to my name. Please bookmark that link and vote every day on each of your devices between now and the end of round two on March 3rd at 11:59pm EST.

If you have already voted today and would like do more, please spread the word on twitter, facebook, tumblr, pinterest, stumbleupon, reddit, youtube, or via email with your friends and followers. Every little share helps! The share buttons at the bottom of this post should make quick and easy.

For those of you just tuning in, the CBC Searchlight Competition is the Hunt for Canada’s Best New Artist. Last week, over 2000 emerging artists entered the competition and yesterday the top twenty artists in each city were announced. Each round will be decided by popular vote. On Monday, March 4th, the top five artists in each city will be announced. It’s so exciting!! For more information visit

Thank you for taking the time out of your day to read all about this and to vote!

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Renée is a queer, non-binary, disabled, and chronically ill creator based in Montreal. They are a singer, songwriter, pianist, YouTuber, and Periscoper. They are currently a student of jazz studies at Mcgill University and a freelance vocal coach for young and emerging singers.

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