During the first season of the Quebec version of an Idol (singing) reality show, Star Académie, Marie-Mai finished third. Her career has taken off since. After Star Académie she was part of the cast of Rent, the rock opera, which played at the Olympia theatre. Afterwards she released a trio of albums, toured Quebec and Europe and also performed during the closing ceremonies of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games.
After a successful sophomore allbum Dangereuse Attraction which churned out his like “Mentir”, “Emmene-Moi” and “Qui Prendra Ma Place”, Marie-Mai followed that up with another album, Version 3.0, and a new look to go with it. The talented Quebec artist has maintained her edgy sound, but mixed it up with other genres such as techno. Most Quebecers now know the singer, but for those who don’t yet…
-Dates: May 3-5, 2013
-Venue: Bell Centre
-Ticket Purchase: www.evenko.ca
-Ticket Prices: $62.00, $72.00 (plus handling charges)
-Show Times: 4:00 p.m. or 7:30 p.m.