The 2016 JUNO Awards

Celebrating Canadian music & artists.

JUNO Awards

Ottawa, Ontario will host The 2017 JUNO Awards and JUNO Week celebrations from March 27 – April 2, 2017! The 46th annual JUNO Awards will be broadcast on CTV from The Canadian Tire Centre on Sunday, April 2, 2017.

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The Canadian Music Hall of Fame was established in 1978 and recognizes Canadian artists that have attained commercial success while having a positive impact on the Canadian music scene here at home and around the world.

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MusiCounts is dedicated to making sure that young Canadians, irrespective of socio-economic circumstances and cultural background have access to a comprehensive music program through their school system.

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March 23, 2017

MORE Tickets Available! JUNO Songwriters’ Circle, hosted by Bruce Cockburn, moves to larger Southam Hall, National Arts Centre

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March 21, 2017

Host and performers announced for 2017 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards Presented by SOCAN

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March 16, 2017

Billy Talent, Dallas Smith, and July Talk Confirmed as Next Group of Performers As Broadcast Expands to Two-and-a-Half Hours for THE 2017 JUNO AWARDS, April 2 on CTV

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The primary reason to join CARAS is to receive JUNO Awards voting privileges. CARAS Academy Delegates are eligible to vote in 14 different categories. Voting is such an important part of the whole awards process! We feel that every person involved in the Canadian music industry should be participating to ensure a truly industry driven voting process. CARAS Academy Delegates also receive a discounted JUNO Awards submission rate.

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2017 Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award

The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) today announced that music industry veteran executive Randy Lennox will be awarded the 2017 Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award for his longstanding commitment to Canadian Music.

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2017 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award

The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) today announced that iconic singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, social activist, educator, philanthropist and visual artist Buffy Sainte-Marie will be the award recipient of the 2017 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award, presented by Bell Media.

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2017 Canadian Music Hall of Fame Inductee

The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) is pleased to announce that multi-platinum, award-winning singer and songwriter Sarah McLachlan will be the 2017 inductee into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame.

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