Music Icons Bryan Adams and Jann Arden Join Season 2 of CTV’s THE LAUNCH

Jon Levine, Alex Hope, and Shaun Frank Join Superstar Hitmaker Ryan Tedder as Producers for Second Season

Music Icons Bryan Adams and Jann Arden Join Season 2 of CTV’s THE LAUNCH (CNW Group/CTV)

TORONTO – With production underway for the second season of CTV’s hit original music series THE LAUNCH, the network announced today additional celebrity mentors for the show. Grammy® award-winning music legend Bryan Adams joins as celebrity mentor and producer, along with celebrated multi-platinum award-winning singer-songwriter Jann Arden.

Also confirmed to work with emerging artists aspiring for an opportunity to create a new hit single this season are some of the music industry’s most successful producers including Jon Levine (Avril Lavigne, Drake, Bebe Rexha); Alex Hope(Carly Rae JepsenTroye SivanTove Lo); and Shaun Frank (The Chainsmokers, Steve Aoki, Dragonette).

Previously announced celebrity mentors include Grammy® award-winner Sarah McLachlan, Arkells’ Max Kerman, and recording superstar Ryan Tedder, the creative force behind Season 1 certified platinum hit single “Ain’t Easy” by Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine, who will also produce a new song in Season 2. Also previously announced for Season 2 are Québec pop star Marie-Mai as a permanent mentor on the weekly celebrity panel alongside music industry powerhouse Scott Borchetta, while entertainment reporter Liz Trinnear (ETALK) joins the series in the new role of Host.

Fans are invited to attend live studio audience tapings of THE LAUNCH in Toronto –
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