Milestones: Corey Hart

Corey Hart is best known for his hit singles "Sunglasses at Night" and "Never Surrender," andrecognized as one of Canada’s most successful singer-songwriters.

Milestones: In partnership with the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS), this exhibition showcased the 2019 Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductee Corey Hart. Notable artifacts from the performer’s past include handwritten lyrics for “Never Surrender,” fan mail, memorabilia, awards, and personal items such as high school report cards with comments from teachers, and letters to his mom when he was 11 and 12 years old. The exhibition also featured the signature Wayfarer sunglasses that he wore in his “Sunglasses at Night” video, which won the first-ever JUNO Award for Best Video in 1984.