2019 Juno Awards Nominee List

The nominations for the 2019 Juno Awards were announced today. Canada’s biggest award show is taking place on March 17, at Budweiser Gardens in London, ON.
This year’s host will be four-time winner, Sarah McLachlan. The 2019 Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductee with be 80s pop star, Corey Hart, who will perform at the Juno Awards for the first time on television in 20 years.

Shawn Mendes and his self-titled album were big name of the day with a total of 6 nominations including single, album and artist of the year. The Weeknd was named five times, while newcomer bülow picked up 4 nominations. Surprisingly, Drake was entirely unmentioned.

A selected list of categories and nominations are:


JUNO Fan Choice

Alessia Cara
Avril Lavigne
Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine
Loud Luxury
Shawn Mendes
The Weeknd
Tory Lanez

Single of the Year

Growing Pains – Alessia Cara
Not A Love Song – bülow
Body – Loud Luxury
In My Blood – Shawn Mendes
Pray For Me –  The Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar

International Album of the Year

Camila – Camila Cabello
Invasion of Privacy – Cardi B
Red Pill Blues – Maroon 5
beerbongs & bentleys – Post Malone
ASTROWORLD – Travis Scott

Album of the Year

Darlène – Hubert Lenoir
These Are The Days – Jann Arden
Shawn Mendes – Shawn Mendes
My Dear Melancholy, – The Weeknd
Outsider – Three Days Grace

Artist of the Year

Alessia Cara
Michael Bublé
Shawn Mendes
The Weeknd
Tory Lanez

Group of the Year

The Sheepdogs
Three Days Grace

Breakthrough Artist of the Year

Johnny Orlando
Meghan Patrick

Breakthrough Group of the Year

Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine
Loud Luxury
The Washboard Union

Adult Alternative Album of the Year

Earthtones – Bahamas
More Or Less – Dan Mangan
Gabrielle Shonk – Gabrielle Shonk
Blood – Rhye
Queens Of The Breakers – The Barr Brothers

Alternative Album of the Year

ken – Destroyer
Baby Teeth – Dizzy
Dose Your Dreams – Fucked Up
TPC – Tokyo Police Club
In A Poem Unlimited – U.S. Girls

Pop Album of the Year

Damaged – bülow
Head Over Heels – Chromeo
Darlène – Hubert Lenoir
Shawn Mendes – Shawn Mendes
Intuition – Tyler Shaw

Rock Album of the Year

Rally Cry – Arkells
True Rockers – Monster Truck
Changing Colours – The Sheepdogs
Civilianaires – The Trews
Outsider – Three Days Grace

Francophone Album of the Year

en cas de tempête, ce jardin sera fermé – Cœur de pirate
Darlène – Hubert Lenoir
Une année record – Loud
Le silence des troupeaux – Philippe Brach
Désherbage – Tire le coyote

Rap Recording of the Year

Surrender Your Soul – KILLY
LoVE me NOw – Tory Lanez

Dance Recording of the Year

Gotasoul  – AZARI
Jackie Chan (ft. Preme & Post Malone) – Dzeko & Tiësto
Avatar Beach – Jacques Greene
CURA – Keys N Krates
Body – Loud Luxury

R&B/Soul Recording of the Year

Twos – Anders
Pain & Pleasure – Black Atlass
Stone Woman – Charlotte Day Wilson
Being Human In Public – Jessie Reyez
My Dear Melancholy, – The Weeknd

Reggae Recording of the Year

Money Don’t Grow Pon Trees – Blessed
Genesis – Chelsea Stewart
Sly & Robbie meet Dubmatix – Overdubbed – Dubmatix
Narrative – Exco Levi
Talk Or No Talk – Kafinal ft. Queen Ifrica

Indigenous Music Album of the Year

The Ballad of the Runaway Girl – Elisapie
Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa – Jeremy Dutcher
Standing in the Light – Leonard Sumner
Nitisanak – Brothers and Sister – Northern Cree

The Average Savage – Snotty Nose Rez Kids

Contemporary Roots Album of the Year

In Our Time – AHI
Both Ways – Donovan Woods
Grenades – Kaia Kater
Seeker – Megan Nash
Yarrow – The Deep Dark Woods

Traditional Roots Album of the Year

The Broken Heart of Everything – David Francey
Sweet Old Religion – Pharis and Jason Romero
Queen City Jubilee – The Slocan Ramblers
Fifteen – The Wailin’ Jennys
Horizons – Vishtèn

Blues Album of the Year

Miles To Go – Colin James
Checkmate – Jack de Keyzer
Myles Goodwyn and Friends of the Blues – Myles Goodwyn
Run To Me – Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar
The Ice Queen – Sue Foley

Electronic Album of the Year

Crystal Eyes – Ekali
Next Season – Felix Cartal
Give It a Rest – iamhill
Deception Bay – Milk & Bone
Certain Kind of Magic – REZZ

Metal/Hard Music Album of the Year

Algorythm – Beyond Creation
The Spark That Moves – Cancer Bats
Loved – KEN Mode
Prevail II – Kobra And The Lotus
The Wake – Voivod

Adult Contemporary Album of the Year

These Are The Days – Jann Arden
Love – Michael Bublé
Meaning To Tell Ya – Molly Johnson
Distant Danger – Nuela Charles
A Whitehorse Winter Classic – Whitehorse

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