The 2021 Juno Award Nominees!

The 2021 Juno Awards Nominee Announcement

The Junoshttp://www.junoawards.ca/ 
MusiCountshttp://www.musicounts.ca/
CBC Musichttp://cbcmusic.ca/

JUNO FAN CHOICE (PRESENTED BY FREEDOM MOBILE) / JUNO DU CHOIX DU PUBLIC (PRÉSENTÉ PAR FREEDOM MOBILE) 

  • Ali Gatie Warner
  • Curtis Waters BMG*Warner
  • JP Saxe Arista*Sony
  • Justin Bieber Def Jam*Universal
  • Lennon Stella Columbia*Sony
  • Les Cowboys Fringants Les disques de La Tribu*Propagande/Believe
  • NAV XO*UniversalDev
  • Shawn Mendes Island*Universal 
  • Tate McRae RCA*Sony
  • The Weeknd The Weeknd XO/Republic/Universal

SINGLE OF THE YEAR / SINGLE DE L’ANNÉE

  • Drink About Me Brett Kissel Warner
  • If The World Was Ending (feat. Julia Michaels) JP Saxe Arista*Sony
  • Intentions (feat. Quavo) Justin Bieber Def Jam*Universal
  • Kissing Other People Lennon Stella Columbia*Sony
  • Blinding Lights The Weeknd The Weeknd XO/Republic/Universal

INTERNATIONAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM INTERNATIONAL DE L’ANNÉE

  • Music To Be Murdered By Eminem Shady/Aftermath/Interscope*Universal
  • Fine Line Harry Styles Columbia*Sony                        
  • What You See Ain’t Always What You Get Luke Combs Sony
  • Shoot For The Stars Aim For The Moon Pop Smoke Victor Victor/Republic*Universal
  • folklore Taylor Swift Republic*Universal

ALBUM OF THE YEAR (PRESENTED BY MUSIC CANADA) / ALBUM DE L’ANNÉE (PRÉSENTÉ PAR MUSIC CANADA) 

  • YOU Ali Gatie Warner
  • Courage Céline Dion Columbia*Sony
  • Changes Justin Bieber Def Jam*Universal
  • Thanks for the Dance Leonard Cohen Sony
  • After Hours The Weeknd The Weeknd XO/Republic/Universal

ARTIST OF THE YEAR (PRESENTED BY SIRIUSXM CANADA) / ARTISTE DE L’ANNÉE (PRÉSENTÉ PAR SIRIUSXM CANADA)

  • Ali Gatie Warner
  • Céline Dion Columbia*Sony
  • Jessie Reyez FMLY/Island/Universal
  • Justin Bieber Def Jam*Universal
  • The Weeknd The Weeknd XO/Republic/Universal

GROUP OF THE YEAR (PRESENTED BY SIRIUSXM CANADA) / GROUPE DE L’ANNÉE (PRÉSENTÉ PAR SIRIUSXM CANADA)

  • Arkells Arkells*Universal
  • Half Moon Run Crystal Math*Universal
  • Loud Luxury Armada*Sony
  • The Glorious Sons Black Box*Fontana North
  • The Reklaws Universal

BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST OF THE YEAR (PRESENTED BY FACTOR, THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA AND CANADA’S PRIVATE RADIO BROADCASTERS) / RÉVÉLATION DE L’ANNÉE (PRÉSENTÉ PAR FACTOR, LE GOUVERNEMENT DU CANADA ET L’ASSOCIATION CANADIENNE DES RADIODIFFUSEURS)

  • Curtis Waters BMG*Warner
  • JP Saxe Arista*Sony
  • Powfu Columbia*Sony
  • Ryland James Universal
  • Tate McRae RCA*Sony

BREAKTHROUGH GROUP OF THE YEAR (PRESENTED BY FACTOR, THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA AND CANADA’S PRIVATE RADIO BROADCASTERS) / RÉVÉLATION DE L’ANNÉE (GROUPE) (PRÉSENTÉ PAR FACTOR, LE GOUVERNEMENT DU CANADA ET L’ASSOCIATION CANADIENNE DES RADIODIFFUSEURS)

  • 2Frères Independent*Select
  • Crown Lands Universal
  • MANILA GREY 1z Co*The Orchard
  • Peach Pit Columbia*Figure 8
  • Young Bombs Universal

SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR (PRESENTED BY SOCAN)  / COMPOSITEUR DE L’ANNÉE (PRÉSENTÉ PAR SOCAN)

  • Alanis Morissette
    Publisher – Epiphanies Publishing/Kobalt Songs Music Publishing
    “Ablaze”, “Reasons I Drink”, “Smiling” – co-songwriter Michael Farrell
    SUCH PRETTY FORKS IN THE ROAD – Alanis Morissette Epiphany Music/Sony*The Orchard
  • Alessia Cara
    Publisher – Sony Music Publishing Canada
    “Hell and High Water (feat. Alessia Cara)” – co-songwriters Bas Van Daalen, Jasper Helderman, Mickey Karbal, Philip Meckseper, Thomas Pentz
    MUSIC IS THE WEAPON – Major Lazer Mad Decent*Universal
    “I Choose” – co-songwriters Brayden Deskins, Colton Fisher, Diana Studenberg, Jason Rabinowitz, Jon Levine, Jordyn Kane, Kris Pearn, Mark Mothersbaugh
    I CHOOSE (FROM THE NETFLIX ORIGINAL FILM ‘THE WILLOUGHBYS’) – Alessia Cara Def Jam*Universal
    “Welcome Back (feat. Alessia Cara)” – co-songwriters Ali Gatie, Amy Allen, Blake Slatkin
    WELCOME BACK – Ali Gatie Warner 
  • Jessie Reyez
    Publisher – BMG Rights Management Canada
    “COFFIN (feat. Eminem)” – co-songwriters Andre Robertson, Marshall Mathers, Tobias Frelin
    BEFORE LOVE CAME TO KILL US – Jessie Reyez FMLY/Island/Universal
    “FAR AWAY” – co-songwriters Rogét Chahayed, Vegyn (Joseph Thornalley)
    FAR AWAY – Jessie Reyez FMLY/Island/Universal
    “NO ONE’S IN THE ROOM” – co-songwriters Dernst Emile II, Jordan Ullman
    BEFORE LOVE CAME TO KILL US+ – Jessie Reyez FMLY/Island/Universal
  • JP Saxe
    Publisher – Sony Music Publishing Canada
    “A Little Bit Yours” – co-songwriters Alex St. Kitts, Benjamin Rice, Ryan Marrone
    A LITTLE BIT YOURS – JP Saxe Arista*Sony
    “Golf On TV” – co-songwriters Lennon Stella, Ruslan Odnoralov, Simon Wilcox
    THREE. TWO. ONE. – Lennon Stella Columbia*Sony
    “If The World Was Ending (feat. Julia Michaels)” – co-songwriter Julia Michaels
    HOLD IT TOGETHER – JP Saxe Arista*Sony
  • The Weeknd (Abel Tesfaye), Belly (Ahmad Balshe), & Jason “DaHeala” Quenneville
    Publishers – Kobalt Songs Music Publishing, Warner Chappell Music Canada, & Universal Music Publishing Canada
    “After Hours” – co-songwriters Carlo “Illangelo” Montagnese, Mario Winans
    “Blinding Lights”, “Save Your Tears” – co-songwriters Max Martin, Oscar Holter
    AFTER HOURS – The Weeknd The Weeknd XO/Republic/Universal

COUNTRY ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM COUNTRY DE L’ANNÉE 

  • Timeless Dallas Smith 604*Fontana North
  • Jade Eagleson Jade Eagleson Universal
  • heart theory Lindsay Ell Stoney Creek/BMG*Warner
  • Drinkin’ Songs: The Collection MacKenzie Porter Big Loud*Independent/Stem
  • The Lemonade Stand Tenille Townes Sony

ADULT ALTERNATIVE ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM ADULTE ALTERNATIF DE L’ANNÉE 

  • Sad Hunk BAHAMAS Barchords*Universal
  • Are You in Love? Basia Bulat Secret City*Fontana North
  • Fear Begonia Rex Baby*The Orchard
  • Unfollow The Rules Rufus Wainwright BMG*Warner
  • Are You Gone Sarah Harmer Arts & Crafts*Universal

ALTERNATIVE ALBUM OF THE YEAR (PRESENTED BY LONG & MCQUADE) / ALBUM ALTERNATIF DE L’ANNÉE (PRÉSENTÉ PAR LONG & MCQUADE)

  • Pity Party Curtis Waters BMG*Warner
  • The Sun and Her Scorch Dizzy Royal Mountain*Universal
  • Pray For It July Talk Sleepless*Universal
  • This Place Sucks Ass PUP Little Dipper*Universal
  • Heavy Light U.S. Girls Royal Mountain*Universal

POP ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM POP DE L’ANNÉE 

  • It’s Never Really Over Johnny Orlando Universal
  • Hold It Together JP Saxe Arista*Sony
  • Changes Justin Bieber Def Jam*Universal
  • Three. Two. One. Lennon Stella Columbia*Sony
  • Ryland James Ryland James Universal

ROCK ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM ROCK DE L’ANNÉE

  • Crown Lands Crown Lands Universal
  • Ruthless JJ Wilde Black Box*Fontana North
  • Colorado Neil Young & Crazy Horse Reprise*Warner
  • All Of Us Sam Roberts Band Known Accomplice*Universal/Fontana North
  • A Beautiful Place to Drown Silverstein UNFD/NSEW*The Orchard

VOCAL JAZZ ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM DE JAZZ VOCAL DE L’ANNÉE 

  • This Dream Of You Diana Krall Verve/Universal
  • Out of Dust Laila Biali Chronograph*Fontana North
  • Sinatra Matt Dusk Independent
  • With You Sammy Jackson Independent
  • Clémence Sophie Day Jon Jon*Propagande/Believe

JAZZ ALBUM OF THE YEAR: SOLO / ALBUM DE JAZZ DE L’ANNÉE

  • Gang of Three Andrés Vial Chromatic Audio
  • Básico, No Básico y Dirigido Elmer Ferrer Independent
  • Elegant Traveler Jocelyn Gould Posi-tone*Alliance/The Orchard
  • Conpambiche Junior Santos Independent
  • VENA Rachel Therrien Bonsaï Music*L’Autre

JAZZ ALBUM OF THE YEAR: GROUP / ALBUM DE JAZZ DE L’ANNÉE : GROUPE 

  • The reMission Andy Milne and Unison Sunnyside*AMPED/eOne
  • Surfboard Brandi Disterheft Trio with George Coleman Justin Time*Warner
  • Rythme de passage Emie R Roussel Trio UNI musiqc*Select
  • First Spring Florian Hoefner Trio Alma*Universal
  • Trane of Thought, Live at the Rex Pat LaBarbera/Kirk MacDonald Quintet Cellar Music*MVD/La Reserve

INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM INSTRUMENTAL DE L’ANNÉE

  • Movements III Blitz//Berlin Wax*Universal
  • Crowing Ignites Bruce Cockburn True North*Fontana North/IDLA
  • Eleven Words David Foster Universal
  • Volume 1 Flore Laurentienne Costume*Propagande/Believe
  • Prior Street Gordon Grdina Independent

ALBUM FRANCOPHONE DE L’ANNÉE / ALBUM FRANCOPHONE DE L’ANNÉE

  • À tous les vents 2Frères MP3 Disques*Select
  • Notre-Dame-des-Sept-Douleurs Klô Pelgag Secret City*Fontana North
  • Les antipodes Les Cowboys Fringants Les disques de La Tribu*Propagande/Believe
  • Quand la nuit tombe Louis-Jean Cormier Simone*The Orchard
  • Pour déjouer l’ennui Pierre Lapointe Les Disques Audiogramme*Sony

CHILDREN’S ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM POUR ENFANTS DE L’ANNÉE

  • Letters and Numbers ABC Singsong Independent
  • Goodnight to You All: Traditional Lullabies from Ireland & the UK Charlie Hope Independent
  • Small But Mighty Ginalina Independent
  • J’aime mon école Njacko Backo and Kalimbas at Work Independent
  • Heart Parade Splash’N Boots Independent*The Orchard

CLASSICAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR: SOLO OR CHAMBER / ALBUM CLASSIQUE DE L’ANNÉE : SOLO OU ENSEMBLE DE CHAMBRE

  • MOSAÏQUE Ensemble Made In Canada Independent*Canadian Music Centre
  • Bach & Brahms Reimagined James Ehnes, Jon Kimura Parker, Jens Lindemann Riverdale Classics*Independent
  • Beethoven: Violin Sonatas Nos. 4, 5 & 8 James Ehnes with Andrew Armstrong Onyx*PIAS Classics UK
  • La Peste Les Barocudas ATMA*Naxos
  • Ana Sokolović: Short Stories Quatuor Bozzini Collection QB*Actuelle CD

CLASSICAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR: LARGE ENSEMBLE / ALBUM CLASSIQUE DE L’ANNÉE : GRAND ENSEMBLE

  • Mozart: Concertos pour piano / Piano Concertos Nos. 22 & 24 Les Violons du Roy, conducted by Jonathan Cohen, feat. Charles Richard-Hamelin Analekta*Select/The Orchard
  • Saint-Saëns: Piano Concertos Nos. 3, 5, & Other Works Louis Lortie with BBC Philharmonic, conducted by Edward Gardner Chandos*Naxos
  • Jacques Hétu: Concertos Orchestre symphonique de Laval, conducted by Alain Trudel, feat. Jean-Philippe Sylvestre ATMA*Naxos
  • Ginastera – Bernstein – Moussa: Œuvres pour violon et orchestre / Works for Violin and Orchestra Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, conducted by Kent Nagano, feat. Andrew Wan Analekta*Select/The Orchard
  • Penderecki: St. Luke Passion Orchestre symphonique de Montréal with Kraków Philharmonic Choir & Warsaw Boys’ Choir, conducted by Kent Nagano BIS*Naxos

CLASSICAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR: VOCAL OR CHORAL / ALBUM CLASSIQUE DE L’ANNÉE : VOCAL OU CHORAL

  • La passione Barbara Hannigan with Ludwig Orchestra ALPHA Classics*Naxos
  • Massenet: Thaïs Erin Wall, Joshua Hopkins, Andrew Staples, Toronto Mendelssohn Choir with Toronto Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sir Andrew Davis Chandos*Naxos
  • Nuits blanches: Airs d’opéra à la cour de Russie au XVIIe siècle / Opera Arias at the Russian Court of the 18th Century Karina Gauvin with Pacific Baroque Orchestra, conducted by Alexander Weimann ATMA*Naxos
  • Sea Dreams Luminous Voices, conducted by Timothy Shantz Leaf Music*Naxos
  • Sarah Slean and Symphony Nova Scotia Sarah Slean with Symphony Nova Scotia, conducted by Bernhard Gueller Centrediscs*Naxos

CLASSICAL COMPOSITION OF THE YEAR / COMPOSITION CLASSIQUE DE L’ANNÉE

  • Take The Dog Sled Alexina Louie Centrediscs*Naxos
  • Commedia dell’arte Ana Sokolović Collection QB*Actuelle CD
  • Harbour Anna Höstman Redshift*Independent
  • Violin Concerto “Adrano” Samy Moussa Analekta*Select/The Orchard
  • Tachitipo Zosha Di Castri New Focus*Canadian Music Centre

RAP RECORDING OF THE YEAR / ENREGISTREMENT RAP DE L’ANNÉE

  • New Mania 88GLAM 88GLAM*Independent
  • Baby Gravy 2 bbno$ & Yung Gravy Baby Gravy*InGrooves
  • Cold World Eric Reprid Independent
  • Good Intentions (Brown Boy 2 Deluxe Version) NAV XO*Universal
  • ELEMENTS Vol. 1 TOBi RCA*Sony

DANCE RECORDING OF THE YEAR / ENREGISTREMENT DANCE DE L’ANNÉE

  • MINE Felix Cartal, Sophie Simmons Physical Presents*Fontana North
  • Dancing In The Dark Frank Walker Ultra
  • BUBBA KAYTRANADA RCA*Sony
  • Someone Else REZZ x Grabbitz RCA*Sony
  • Voices So Sus Westwood X*Independent

CONTEMPORARY R&B RECORDING OF THE YEAR / ENREGISTREMENT R&B CONTEMPORAIN DE L’ANNÉE

  • BEFORE LOVE CAME TO KILL US Jessie Reyez FMLY/Island/Universal
  • Where You Are Savannah Ré 1Music/Universal
  • Solaris Shay Lia N.O.T.E.*AWAL
  • After Hours The Weeknd The Weeknd XO/Republic/Universal
  • Holiday TOBi RCA*Sony

REGGAE RECORDING OF THE YEAR / ENREGISTREMENT REGGAE DE L’ANNÉE

  • Give It All Ammoye Donsome*Independent
  • Black Man Blessed Jumpshot*Independent
  • Roots Rock (ft. Micah Shemaiah, Lasai & Big Sugar) Dubmatix Renegade Studios/Fontana North*The Orchard
  • Let It Be Done Kirk Diamond The Movement Of Ahryel*Independent
  • I Pray TOME x Sean Kingston Kiza Music*M.A.D. Solution

INDIGENOUS ARTIST OR GROUP OF THE YEAR (PRESENTED BY APTN) / ARTISTE OU GROUPE AUTOCHTONE DE L’ANNÉE (PRÉSENTÉ PAR APTN)

  • Kîyânaw Burnstick Independent
  • Church House Blues Crystal Shawanda True North*Fontana North/IDLA
  • The Ridge Julian Taylor Independent*MVD/IDLA
  • North Star Calling Leela Gilday Diva Sound*Outside
  • Nunarjua Isulinginniani Terry Uyarak Aakuluk*Fontana North

CONTEMPORARY ROOTS ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM ROOTS CONTEMPORAIN DE L’ANNÉE

  • The Ridge Julian Taylor Independent*MVD/IDLA
  • North Star Calling Leela Gilday Diva Sound*Outside
  • Bravado Rose Cousins Outside
  • CHICKABOOM! Tami Neilson Outside
  • Reliever William Prince Six Shooter*Universal

TRADITIONAL ROOTS ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM ROOTS TRADITIONNEL DE L’ANNÉE

  • All Hands Beòlach Free Dirt
  • Debout! Le Diable à Cinq Independent*Les Disques Passeport
  • 13 or So Nick Hornbuckle Ruby’s Slipper*Independent
  • Bet On Love Pharis & Jason Romero Lula*Fontana North/Free Dirt
  • The Thing About Fish Rum Ragged Singsong

BLUES ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM DE BLUES DE L’ANNÉE 

  • Hell Bent with Grace Angel Forrest Ad litteram*Select
  • Church House Blues Crystal Shawanda True North*Fontana North/IDLA
  • Spirits in the Water Dione Taylor Matay*Independent
  • Solar Powered Too Rick Fines RAF*Outside
  • The Reckless One Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar Gypsy Soul*Fontana North

CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN/GOSPEL ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM CHRÉTIEN/GOSPEL CONTEMPORAIN DE L’ANNÉE

  • All Things New Allen Froese Independent
  • The Cure K-Anthony Independent
  • Alive & Breathing Matt Maher Provident/Sony*Anchor
  • THE WAY Shawna Cain SOG Entertainment*Independent
  • Wouldn’t You Love to Know? Steve Bell Independent

WORLD MUSIC ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM DE MUSIQUE DU MONDE DE L’ANNÉE

  • VelkomBak Gypsy Kumbia Orchestra Independent*Believe
  • The Gold Diggers Lengaïa Salsa Brava Lulaworld*Symphonic
  • Patria Mazacote Justin Time*Warner
  • Espiral OKAN Lulaworld*Symphonic
  • Kora Flamenca Zal Sissokho Analekta*Select/The Orchard

JACK RICHARDSON PRODUCER OF THE YEAR / PRIX JACK RICHARDSON DU PRODUCTEUR DE L’ANNÉE

  • Akeel Henry 
    “Rain (feat. Swae Lee)” (co-producer Mike ‘DZL’ Holmes)
    BACK HOME – Trey Songz Atlantic*Warner
    “Spell My Name” (co-producer Antonio Dixon)
    SPELL MY NAME – Toni Braxton Island*Universal
  • Jordon Manswell
    “Fallin’” (co-producers Jonathan Martin, Toni Braxton)
    SPELL MY NAME – Toni Braxton Island*Universal
    “Home”
    PROVERB – Dylan Sinclair Five Stone*Independent
  • KAYTRANADA
    “10% (feat. Kali Uchis)”
    BUBBA – KAYTRANADA RCA*Sony
    “Frontstreet (Freestyle)”
    FRONTSTREET (FREESTYLE) – Mick Jenkins RCA*Sony
  • Murda Beatz
    “motive (with Doja Cat)” (co-producers Joseph L’Étranger, Mr. Franks, Tommy Brown)
    POSITIONS – Ariana Grande Republic*Universal
    “Say You Love Me” (co-producers Joseph L’Étranger, OG Parker)
    SLIME & B – Chris Brown & Young Thug RCA*Sony
  • WondaGurl
    “Aim For The Moon (feat. Quavo)” (co-producers 5ive Beatz, 808Melo, Dani, Dez Wright, Tyy Beats)
    SHOOT FOR THE STARS AIM FOR THE MOON – Pop Smoke Victor Victor/Republic*Universal
    “GANG GANG” (co-producer Vou)
    JACKBOYS – JACKBOYS & Sheck Wes Epic/Cactus Jack*Sony

RECORDING ENGINEER OF THE YEAR / INGÉNIEUR D’ENREGISTREMENT DE L’ANNÉE 

  • George Seara
    “Good Love”, “Take Me Home”
    TAKE ME HOME – Shawn Hook Ultra
  • Jason Dufour
    “All of the Feelings”
    CRAVE – Kiesza Zebra Spirit Tribe*Kartel
    “Whiskey Tonight”
    JADE EAGLESON – Jade Eagleson Universal
  • Johann Deterville
    “Home”
    PROVERB – Dylan Sinclair Five Stone*Independent
    “LA MEMORIA”
    BEFORE LOVE CAME TO KILL US – Jessie Reyez FMLY/Island/Universal
  • John ‘Beetle’ Bailey 
    “The End of a Love Affair”
    VEGAS BREEZE – Micah Barnes Independent*Fontana North
    “The Grand Bazaar (feat Béla Fleck and Robi Botos)”
    REFUGE – Sultans Of String Independent*Fontana North
  • Serban Ghenea
    “Blinding Lights”
    AFTER HOURS – The Weeknd The Weeknd XO/Republic/Universal
    “positions”
    POSITIONS – Ariana Grande Republic*Universal

ALBUM ARTWORK OF THE YEAR / GRAPHISME D’ALBUM DE L’ANNÉE 

  • Jared Barter (Art Director & Designer), Michael Zavacky (Art Director & Illustrator), Maryn Devine and Rémi Thériault (Photographers)
    JUST WORDS – Lynne Hanson Independent
  • Julien Hébert (Art Director), David Beauchemin (Designer)Florence Obrecht (Illustrator), Marc-Étienne Mongrain (Photographer)
    NOTRE-DAME-DES-SEPT-DOULEURS – Klô Pelgag Secret City*Fontana North
  • Lido Pimienta and Orly Anan (Art Directors), Mat Dunlap (Designer)Daniela Murillo (Photographer)
    MISS COLOMBIA – Lido Pimienta ANTI*Fontana North
  • Luke Hoskin (Art Director), John Meloche (Designer)Martin Wittfooth (Illustrator)
    PALIMPSEST – Protest The Hero Independent
  • Peter Dreimanis (Art Director, Designer, & Photographer), Scott Waring (Art Director & Designer), Leah Fay (Designer)Lyle Bell and Ty Snaden (Photographers)
    PRAY FOR IT – July Talk Sleepless*Universal

MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR / VIDÉO DE L’ANNÉE

  • Wait No More Ben Knechtel Scott Helman Warner
  • Wrap Me Up Brittney Canda & Vincent René-Lortie Sheenah Ko Independent*Select
  • NO ONE’S IN THE ROOM Emma Higgins Jessie Reyez FMLY/Island/Universal
  • INTRUDERS Les Solis (Solis Animation Inc.) & Peter Huang Jessie Reyez FMLY/Island/Universal
  • Pomegranate Nick DenBoer deadmau5 & The Neptunes mau5trap*AWAL

ELECTRONIC ALBUM OF THE YEAR (PRESENTED BY FORD OF CANADA) / ALBUM ÉLECTRONIQUE DE L’ANNÉE

  • Lavender God ATTLAS mau5trap*AWAL
  • Desire Bob Moses Domino*Redeye
  • Suddenly Caribou Merge*F.A.B.
  • Juvenile CRi Courage*Sony
  • All the Time Jessy Lanza Hyperdub*Redeye

METAL/HARD MUSIC ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM DE MUSIQUE MÉTAL/HARD DE L’ANNÉE

  • Ballistic, Sadistic Annihilator Silver Lining*Warner
  • Unconquered Kataklysm Nuclear Blast*AEC/Believe
  • Palimpsest Protest The Hero Independent
  • Abyss Unleash The Archers Napalm*Sony
  • Glory, Glory! Apathy Took Helm! Vile Creature Prosthetic*The Orchard

ADULT CONTEMPORARY ALBUM OF THE YEAR / ALBUM ADULTE CONTEMPORAIN DE L’ANNÉE

  • Such Pretty Forks in the Road Alanis Morissette Epiphany Music/Sony*The Orchard
  • Courage Céline Dion Columbia*Sony
  • Starlit Afternoon Craig Stickland eOne
  • Pour déjouer l’ennui Pierre Lapointe Les Disques Audiogramme*Sony
  • CH III: The Come Up STORRY Independent*Foundation Media

COMEDY ALBUM OF THE YEAR (PRESENTED BY SIRIUSXM CANADA)  / ALBUM DE COMÉDIE DE L’ANNÉE (PRÉSENTÉ PAR SIRIUSXM CANADA)

  • PanDerek (1st Wave!) Derek Seguin Independent
  • Horse Power Jacob Samuel 800 Pound Gorilla*Independent/ADA/Warner
  • Existing Is Exhausting Matt Wright Chilly Brain*Independent
  • The Pursuit of Comedy Has Ruined My Life Nick Nemeroff Independent
  • Decoxification Shirley Gnome 604*Fontana North

TRADITIONAL R&B/SOUL RECORDING OF THE YEAR / ENREGISTREMENT R&B/SOUL TRADITIONNEL DE L’ANNÉE 

  • Take Care of You (feat. Syd) Charlotte Day Wilson Stone Woman*The Orchard
  • Proverb Dylan Sinclair Five Stone*Independent
  • Alt Therapy Session 1: Disillusion Emanuel Universal
  • In This Thing Called Life IAMTHELIVING Iamtheliving*Independent
  • Solid Savannah Ré 1Music/Universal
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