March 11 – The 52nd Annual JUNO Opening Night Awards
Co-hosted by Andrew Phung (CBC’s Run the Burbs and Kim’s Convenience) and Angeline Tetteh-Wayoe (CBC Music’s The Block), the exclusive industry event will feature the presentation of more than 40 JUNO Awards, celebrating the nation’s best and brightest musical voices and talent. The ceremony will also recognize this year’s Special Award Recipients including the Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award (Ron Sakamoto) and The MusiCounts Inspired Minds Ambassador Award (Broken Social Scene’s Kevin Drew), presented by CST Foundation. The event features performances from Alberta pop songstress Devon Cole (Breakthrough Artist of the Year Presented by FACTOR, The Government of Canada and Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters), R&B sensation Dylan Sinclair (Contemporary R&B Recording of the Year Presented by CBC Music, Traditional R&B/Soul Recording of the Year), post-classical piano icon Jean-Michel Blais and storied sister trio from Paul First Nation (Treaty 6), The Bearhead Sisters (Traditional Indigenous Artist or Group of the Year). Corb Lund along with The Sadies (Adult Alternative Album of the Year Presented by Long & McQuade Musical Instruments) and Shannon Johnson from The McDades (Traditional Roots Album of the Year) will share the stage for a special collaborative performance during the in memoriam presentation.
TUNE IN TO THE LIVESTREAM – livestream at 6 p.m. MT/ 8 p.m. ET on Saturday, March 11 via CBCMusic.ca/junos, CBC Gem and CBC Music’s Facebook, Twitter, TikTok and Youtube pages.
March 13 – The 52ND JUNO Awards Broadcast!
Canada’s biggest night in music, hosted for the second year by global superstar Simu Liu and lighting up the stage will be Alexisonfire, Jessie Reyez, AP Dhillon, Banx & Ranx, Preston Pablo and Rêve together in a collaborative performance, Nickelback, Tate McRae and Tenille Townes & Aysanabee
TUNE IN – The Juno Awards will broadcast and stream live across the country from Rogers Place in Edmonton at 8 p.m. ET/6 p.m. MT on CBC TV, CBC Gem, CBC Radio One, CBC Music, CBC Listen, and globally at CBCMusic.ca/junos and CBC Music’s Facebook, YouTube and Twitter pages.
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