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SiriusXM launches artist-dedicated channels to salute Black music icons


TORONTO — Today marks the start of Black History Month, and SiriusXM Canada announced it is launching four new limited-engagement channels as well as specialty programming as part of its month-long celebration of Black artists, beginning today through March 1. SiriusXM’s new artist-dedicated channels, saluting Aretha Franklin, Miles Davis and Jimi Hendrix, and recognizing the sounds and artists from legendary record label Motown, will be available throughout the month of February on the SiriusXM app, internet-connected devices and home smart speakers. Each channel will also be available on a respective satellite radio channel for a limited time. For more details,...