2019-03-14T12:13:22-04:00 2019-03-14T12:13:22-04:00

An overview of the nominations for The JUNO Awards 2019

The 48th Annual JUNO Awards is back for another exciting year celebrating Canadian musicians, bands, recording engineers, artists, and industry leaders. The JUNO Awards and a JUNO Week will be hosted in London, Ontario from March 11 through March 17, 2019. Canada's biggest musical award ceremony provides a serious boost to the local economy, quoted at $12 million CAD ($9 million USD). 

EARMILK is proud to help cover the Awards this year for the first time ever.  We'll be providing a real perspective into the talented Canadian creators making international waves with their music. The JUNO Week entails A JUNO Comedy Show, JUNOfest happening at 15 venues around London, and a JUNO Cup hockey match. Outside the Budweiser Gardens will be the JUNO side stage this weekend with performances from JUNO nominees: The Reklaws, KILLY, Loud Luxury, Jess Moskaluke, 88GLAM,The Washboard Union, Anders, and Ryan Shepherd.

People from all over can stream The JUNO Awards live from the Budweiser Gardens at 8 PM EST on Sunday, March 17, on CBC RadioCBC Music, the free CBC Gem streaming service in Canada and globally on CBC's Website.

You can see a large segment of the JUNO nominations for 2019 in detail below:

Award  Nomination 1 Nomination 2 Nomination 3 Nomination 4 Nomination 5
Artist of the Year Alessia Cara Michael Bublé Shawn Mendes The Weeknd Tory Lanez
Single of the Year "Not a Love Song" by bülow "Growing Pains" by Alessia Cara "Body" by Loud Luxury "In My Blood" by Shawn Mendes "Pray For Me" by The Weeknd & Kendrick Lamar
Album of the Year 'Darlène' by Hubert Lenoir 'These Are The Days' by Jann Arden 'Shawn Mendes' by Shawn Mendes 'My Dear Melancholy' by The Weeknd 'Outsider' by Three Days Grace
International Album of the Year 'Camila' by Camila Cabello 'Invasion of Privacy' by Cardi B 'Red Pill Blues' by Maroon 5 'beerbongs & bentleys' by Post Malone  'ASTROWORLD' by Travis Scott
Group of the Year Arkells Chromeo Metric The Sheepdogs Three Days Grace
Breakthrough Artist of
the Year
bülow grandson Johnny Orlando KILLY Meghan Patrick

Breakthrough Group of
the Year

88Glam Dizzy Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine Loud Luxury The Washboard Union
Songwriter of the Year Bahamas Donovan Woods Frank Dukes Jessie Reyez Shawn Mendes
Alternative Album of
the Year
'ken' by Destroyer 'Baby Teeth' by Dizzy 'Dose Your Dreams' by Fucked Up 'TPC' by Tokyo Police Club 'In A Poem Unlimited' by U.S. Girls
Dance Recording of
the Year
"Gotasoul" (ft. James Baley) by AZARI "Jackie Chan" (ft. Preme & Post Malone) by Dzeko and Tiesto "Avatar Beach" by Jacques Greene "CURA" by Keys N Krates "Body" by Loud Luxury
Electronic Album of the Year 'Crystal Eyes' by Ekali 'Next Season' by Felix Cartal 'Give It a Rest' by iamhill 'Deception Bay' by Milk & Bone 'Certain Kind of Magic' by REZZ
R&B/Soul Recording of the Year "Twos" by Anders "Pain & Pleasure" by Black Atlass "Stone Woman" by Charolette Day Wilson "Being Human In Public" by Jessie Reyez "My Dear Melancholy," by The Weeknd
Indigenous Music Album of the Year 'The Ballad of the Runaway Girl' by Elisapie 'Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa' by Jeremy Dutcher 'Standing in the Light' by Leonard Sumner 'Nitisanak - Brothers and Sister' by Northern Cree 'The Average Savage' by Snotty Nose Rez Kids
Blues Album of the Year 'Miles to Go' by Colin James 'Checkmate' by Jack de Keyzer 'Myles Goodwyn and Friends of the Blues' by Myles Goodwyn 'Run To Me' by Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar 'The Ice Queeen' by Sue Foley
Rap Recording of the Year "88GLAM RELOADED" by 88Glam "IMMIGRANT" by Belly "Surrender Your Soul" by KILLY "RECKLESS" by NAV "LoVE me NOw" by Tory Lanez
Recording Engineer of the Year Ben Kaplan Jason Dufour Robbie Lackritz Shawn Everett Steve Bays
Reggae Recording of the Year "Money Don't Grow Pon Trees" by Blessed "Genesis" by Chelsea Stewart "Sly & Robbie meet Dubmatix - Overdubbed" by Dubmatix "Narrative" by Exco Levi "Talk Or No Talk" by Kafinal ft. Queen Ifrica
Album Artwork of the Year Gareth Aduen-Hole for Jack Pine and the Fire Geordan Moore for Joshua Van Tassel Michael DeAngelis, Matt Barnes, Jess Baumung, & Sarah Froese for Arkells Mike Milosh for Rhye Simon Dupuis for Les Hotesses d'Hilaire
World Music Album of the Year 'Zoubida' by Ayrad 'San Cristobal Baile Inn' by Boogat 'Naath' by Emmanuel Jal & Nyaruach 'Fuerza Arara' by Telmary y Habana Sana 'Rapadou Kreyol' by Wesli


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