Nelly Furtado has been picked to host the 2007 Juno Awards, the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) revealed today (Jan. 16).

The annual awards will be held April 1. Nominees for the event will be announced at media conference in Toronto on Feb. 6.

"I'm charmed to accept," says Furtado, a previous winner of five Juno Awards. "Hosting the Juno Awards is a dream come true."

Furtado begins an 8-city Canadian tour March 21 in Victoria, British