Interested in becoming a First Up featured artist in 2022?

A program dedicated to providing emerging Canadian artists with a platform for exposure, funding, education and mentorship opportunities.

First Up was created to help emerging recording artists continue to hone their craft, perform for new and diverse fans, and ultimately, progress their careers.

Applications are now closed

Applications are open until November 15, 2021 at 5PM EST.
Before applying, please review our Terms & Conditions.