Magic!, Leonard Cohen Lead 2015 Juno Nominees
The 2015 Juno nominees were announced on Tuesday with Canadian reggae-pop group Magic! leading the pack with 5 nominations, including for Single of the Year, Breakthrough Group of the Year, Songwriter of the Year, Pop Album of the Year.
Following on their heels with four nominations, is dance-pop star Kiesza, who was recognized with nominations for Single of the Year, Breakthrough Artist of the Year, Dance Recording of the Year, Video of the Year and veteran Leonard Cohen, who picked up nods for JUNO Fan Choice, Album of the Year, Artist of the Year, Adult Alternative Album of the Year.
Three artists — Hedley, Nickelback and Serge Fiori earned 3 nods each, with Hedley up for JUNO Fan Choice, Single of the Year, Album of the Year; Nickelback with JUNO Fan Choice, Album of the Year, and Group of the Year and Sergio with nominations for JUNO Fan Choice, Album of the Year, Francophone Album of the Year.
Performers on the slate for the Junos this year, include nominees Kiesza, Magic!, Shawn Mendes, Hedley and the Arkells. The show will be held on March 15th at the FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton, and broadcast on CTV, though a host for the awards has yet to be announced. – via CelebrityAccess