The 50th annual JUNO Awards honouring the best and brightest in Canadian music have announced the 244 nominees.

The 2021 Juno Awards will be broadcast nationwide Sunday, June 6, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on CBC Music, CBC-TV, CBC Gem and CBC Radio One, and globally on CBCMusic.ca/junos. While Toronto is the official Juno host for the awards’ 50th anniversary, the broadcast will be presented to an at-home only audience, with filming taking place at several locations across the country.

View the list of B.C. artists, producers, companies and albums nominated, ten of which have been supported through the Province’s Amplify BC fund .

BREAKTHROUGH GROUP OF THE YEAR


Peach Pit

Peach Pit Announce New Album, Share "Black Licorice": Stream | Consequence of Sound

Supported by Amplify BC’s Career Development and Showcase BC Programs

 

MANILA GREY

MANILA GREY Talks Music and Filipino-Canadian Identity | HYPEBEAST


Young Bombs

Young Bombs Release Debut EP Featuring Darius Rucker And Aloe Blacc


BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Powfu

Get To Know… Powfu

 


COUNTRY ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Dallas Smith, Timeless




VOCAL JAZZ ALBUM OF THE YEAR


Diana Krall, This Dream of You



Laila Biali, Out of Dust

With Out of Dust, Laila Biali shows the confidence for global stardom


JAZZ ALBUM OF THE YEAR: GROUP

Brandi Disterheft Trio with George Coleman, Surfboard

Bass Magazine Lockdown Check-In With Brandi Disterheft - Bass Magazine - The Future of Bass


INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Gordon Grdina, Prior Street

Gordon Grdina last Solo concert from Prior St. in Victoria at

Supported by Amplify BC’s Career Development and Music Company Development Programs

Blitz//Berlin, Movements III

Movements III by Blitz//Berlin on Apple Music

David Foster, Eleven Words

Grammys, Platinum Records, 'Thriller,'David Foster Reflects On His Career

 


CHILDREN’S ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Ginalina, Small but Mighty

Small But Mighty - Full Length Album by Ginalina Music — Kickstarter

Supported by Amplify BC’s Career Development and Showcase BC Programs

 


CLASSICAL COMPOSITION OF THE YEAR

Anna Höstman and Cheryl Duvall, Harbour

Cheryl Duvall / Anna Höstman – Harbour | Redshift Records

Alexina Louie, Take the dog Sled




RAP RECORDING OF THE YEAR

bbno$ & Yung Gravy, Baby Gravy 2

Yung Gravy on Twitter: "Off the GOOP feat Cuco out now. & Baby Gravy 2 out on Valentines Day 😈😈😈 link in my bio… "

Supported by Amplify BC’s Career Development and Showcase BC Programs

Eric Reprid


Eric Reprid
, Cold World

 




REGGAE RECORDING OF THE YEAR

 

Blessed, Black Man

 


DANCE RECORDING OF THE YEAR

Felix Cartal, Sophie Simmons, MINE

5 things: Sophie Simmons and Felix Cartal drop Mine | Vancouver Sun

Supported by Amplify BC’s Career Development and Showcase BC Programs



So Sus, Voices

PREMIERE: So Sus Blends Bass and Emotion On 'Voices' EP - FUXWITHIT




TRADITIONAL ROOTS ALBUM OF THE YEAR


Pharis & Jason Romero, Bet On Love

Pharis & Jason Romero - Bet On Love — Killbeat Music

Supported by Amplify BC’s Career Development and Showcase BC Programs

Nick Hornbuckle, 13 or So

Nick Hornbuckle 13 or So on AirPlay Direct

 

WORLD MUSIC ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Mazacote, Patria

Canadian World/Latin Party Band MAZACOTE Switch Gears, Sing of Resistance & Perseverance in NEW Single — “Pueblo” | BKonthescene

Supported by Amplify BC’s Showcase BC Programs

 


ELECTRONIC ALBUM OF THE YEAR

 

Bob Moses, Desire

Bob Moses, ZHU debut new single, 'Desire,' with interactive video : Dancing Astronaut

 


ADULT CONTEMPORARY ALBUM OF THE YEAR

 

Craig Stickland, Starlit Afternoon

Craig Stickland – Starlit Afternoon Lyrics | Genius Lyrics

 

 

Unleash the Archers, Abyss

Abyss | Unleash The Archers

 


MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR

 

Emma Higgins, “No One’s in the Room” (Jessie Reyez)

Jessie Reyez Releases Two New Songs “NO ONE'S IN THE ROOM” & “SUGAR AT NIGHT” | Jessie reyez, Jessie, News songs

 

 


COMEDY ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Shirley Gnome, Detoxification

 

Jacob Samuel, Horse Power




TRADITIONAL R&B/SOUL RECORDING OF THE YEAR


IAMTHELIVING,
In This Thing Called Life

IAMTHELIVING | Creative BC

Supported by Amplify BC’s Career Development Program

 

The 50th Annual JUNO Awards take place Sunday, May 16th, 2021. For the full list of nominees, visit the official JUNO website