Lineup Today in Music History
In 1989, Anne Murray returned to her hometown of Springhill, N.S., to open the Anne Murray Centre, a museum devoted to her career. Hundreds lined the streets and peered from rooftops to catch a glimpse of the singer, who vaulted to stardom in 1970 with her hit
Springhill officials estimated 90,000 people a year would visit the centre, providing a major boost to the former mining town’s depressed economy.
Springhill, N.S., has a museum devoted to its favourite daughter.