Order of Canada

The Tragically Hip to receive Order of Canada

The Tragically Hip – Rob Baker, Gord Downie, Johnny Fay, Paul Langlois and Gord Sinclair – are among six newly announced appointments to the Order of Canada, along with Sylvia Maracle. Gord Downie will accept his insignia as part of a special presentation of Canadian honours in recognition of outstanding Indigenous leadership on Monday, June 19, 2017, at Rideau Hall. The other members of The Tragically Hip will receive their insignia at a later date.

Read the full release from the Governor General of Canada here.

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