The JUNO Awards | Canada's Music Awards
Meet Your JUNO Award Co-Hosts: Jann Arden & Jon Montgomery. March 7 , Channels: JUNO Awards. Artists: Jann Arden. Michael Bublé is hosting the Juno Awards in Vancouver on March crafts and meet-and-greet with CBC Kids, Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza, with nominees hosted by Juno-winning recording engineer John Bailey. The Juno Awards are Canada's music recording industry awards. committee, which ensures that all the submissions meet the required criteria. Vancouver hosted the awards show for a second time in , moving it to.
They include people from different areas of the music industry and regions of the country. An advisory committee oversees each category to ensure that all the submissions meet the required criteria. For example, the eligibility period of the Juno Awards was from 1 September to 13 November Musicians or their representatives submit music released during the eligibility period to CARAS, designated for the appropriate nomination categories.
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Nominations other than for the International Album of the Year may only be awarded to Canadians who have lived in Canada during the last six months of the eligibility period, and are deemed Canadian by birth, passport or immigration status. Winners in genre-specific or specialty categories are determined by specially appointed CARAS juries. The trophy was given minor modifications in succeeding years. These included a reduction in size for ease of handling, and changes to the inlay design such as a special emblem to signify the 25th anniversary.
After reviewing three designs, two of which were patterned after the existing trophy, a new trophy design was selected featuring a glass human figure surrounded by a nickel-coated spiral symbolic of a musical staff on an aluminum base.
Within months, winners received their personalized and individually made trophies from Elford. Elford had developed cancer and was no longer able to produce individual Juno trophies.
Since then, the ceremonies have been hosted throughout Canada, reaching both coasts. In recent years, the various locations often host a number of supporting events and festivals surrounding the awards. Juno Awards Dates and Locations Year.
The selection process also has varied over the years, often depending on the category. Music released during the year-long eligibility period is submitted to CARAS by artists or their representatives and designated for particular categories to be considered for nomination.JUNO Fan Choice Award 2009
Typically, a panel of judges determines the nominees in each category in a round of voting in October. A second round of voting to determine the winner takes place in late January; the votes are cast by all CARAS delegates except in some of the genre-specific categories, which are determined by panel.
The nominees in every category are announced to the media in February and the winners are announced at the awards ceremony in March. The panels of judges for each category change every year, and are comprised of people from different facets of the music industry and different regions of the country. Each category is overseen by an advisory committee, which ensures that all the submissions meet the required criteria.
Sincethe nominations for eight specific categories have been determined at least in part by domestic sales. The nominees for the Juno Fan Choice Award, introduced inare ranked by a combination of domestic sales and online data compiled by Next Big Sound. From tothe Juno Fan Choice nominees consisted of the top five artists ranked according to these criteria; inthe category was expanded to include 10 nominees.
The winner is chosen by an online vote open to the general public. The awards ceremony grew significantly in when it was transformed from an industry function into a public event at an arena concert venue; the first ceremony in this format, at Hamilton 's Copps Coliseum, attracted about 10, fans.
The 25th anniversary of the Juno Awards was celebrated in with the release of both a book and a four-disc box set entitled Oh What a Feeling. It was the first box set in Canadian history to be certified diamond for sales of over one million copies. Similar box sets followed in and to mark the 30th and 35th anniversary of the Junos; the latter was certified platinum in Canada.
An annual Juno Awards compilation CD was launched in Vancouver hosted the awards show for a second time inmoving it to the much larger GM Place.
The Junos' growing popularity made the move to arenas permanent, and they alternated between Hamilton and Toronto from to John's hosting the show that year.