MAGIC! leads JUNO nomination list, with Kiesza and Leonard Cohen close
Toronto, ON (January 27, 2015) – The nominees for the 2015 JUNO Awards were announced by The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) at a press conference at The Danforth Music Hall in Toronto this morning, as Canada’s top artists now get ready for a trip to JUNO Week in Hamilton, March 9 – March 15, 2015.
To view a complete 2015 JUNO Awards nominee list, bios and hometown information, go to www.junoawards.ca.
MAGIC! garnered a leading five nominations: JUNO Fan Choice*, Single of the Year, Breakthrough Group of the Year*, Songwriter of the Year*, Pop Album of the Year*.
Close behind with four nods were Kiesza (Single of the Year, Breakthrough Artist of the Year*, Dance Recording of the Year, Video of the Year*) and Leonard Cohen (JUNO Fan Choice*, Album of the Year*, Artist of the Year, Adult Alternative Album of the Year).
Artists with three nods each are Hedley (JUNO Fan Choice*, Single of the Year, Album of the Year*), Nickelback (JUNO Fan Choice*, Album of the Year*, Group of the Year), and Serge Fiori (JUNO Fan Choice*, Album of the Year*, Francophone Album of the Year).
Tickets for THE 2015 JUNO AWARDS are on sale now. Tickets range from $39 to $149 (plus service charges) and are available through the FirstOntario Centre Box Office, by phone at 1-855-872-5000, and online at www.ticketmaster.ca.
Sponsors of the2015 JUNO Awards include FACTOR, Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters and The Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage’s “Canada Music Fund,” Radio Starmaker Fund, Province of Ontario, Ontario Media Development Corporation, the City of Hamilton, and TD Bank Group.