Shania Twain Grey Cup bound this November
One of Canada's greatest exports and one of its most beautiful,will take to the stage at this year's Grey Cup.
Shania Twain, a 5 time Grammy award winner and the pride of Timmins, Ontario will headline the halftime show of the 105th Grey Cup game this November at TD Place in Ottawa. Twain's appearance at the game will coincide with the release of her 5th full-lenght studio album, her first since 2002's UP!
This will be Twain's 2nd appearance at the Grey Cup, where she also performed in 2002 in Edmonton.
"It's an absolute honour to return to the Grey Cup stage in the nation's capital during Canada's 150th birthday," said Twain. "I'm thrilled to be coming home and being a part of the country's biggest annual party."
"Shania is a massive Canadian icon and a global superstar, so we are so excited that she will help us cap off such a significant year for our country at the 105th Grey Cup in Ottawa," added Randy Ambrosie, CFL Commissioner. "This promises to be a fantastic event and a special performance for our fans and viewers across Canada and all around the world. I can't wait to get the party started at my first Grey Cup as Commissioner."
The 105th Grey Cup presented by Shaw will be played Sunday, November 26, 2017 in Ottawa at TD Place. This year's championship will be the first played in Ottawa since 2004 and the first in TD Place Stadium, which was rebuilt for the successful debut of the Ottawa REDBLACKS IN 2014. Less than 1,500 Grey Cup tickets are still available in a variety of sections and price points.
Canada's largest annual sporting event will be broadcast LIVE on TSN, RDS, ESPN2, BT Sport and on TSN Radio and Sirius XM radio beginning at 6 p.m. ET.