“Oh Canada” – A Song About the Refugee Crisis That Will Make You Cry

Take a look/listen at “Oh Canada” from Missy Higgns, an Australian singer, which was inspired by the death of Alan Kurdi, the little Syrian refugee who drowned while making the passage across the Mediterranean. If you want to examine things closer, the lyrics can be found here. More on the story here.


Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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