One of the first major Canadian stars of the video era was the charismatic Corey Hart, who boasted a series of hits in the 80s. Corey and JUNO ward-winning video director Rob Quartly talked about their work together.
In 1984, Christopher Ward helped launch Muchmusic as Canada's first VJ. A former Second City Touring Company member and acclaimed songwriter, Ward has written for Diana Ross, Hilary Duff, The Backstreet Boys and many others. Ward received the 1990 Songwriter of the Year JUNO Award for Alannah Myles’ hit, "Black Velvet".