Carmen Campagne

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Carmen Campagne
Carmen Campagne au parc de l'île-Lebel Repentigny.jpg
Campagne in July 2017
Background information
Born8 September 1959
DiedJuly 4, 2018(2018-07-04) (aged 58)
OccupationsMusician, Entertainer

Carmen Campagne CM (September 8, 1959 – July 4, 2018) was a Canadian singer and children's entertainer. She, along with Connie Kaldor, received a Juno Award at the 1989 in the category Best Children's Album for Lullaby Berceuse.[1] She was born in Willow Bunch, Saskatchewan.

In 2013, she was made a Member of the Order of Canada "for her contributions as a singer, songwriter and composer enhancing music for young children and using music in French-language education".[2]

Campagne died of pancreatic cancer at age 58 on July 4, 2018, in Willow Bunch.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Juno Awards Database". Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. Retrieved January 16, 2012.
  2. "Governor General Announces 90 New Appointments to the Order of Canada". December 30, 2013.
  3. Canadian singer-songwriter Carmen Campagne dies of cancer at age 58