Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences

  1. Robin Thicke Cancels Juno Awards Appearance

    March 30, 2014 1:25 PM EDT The music award organizers cite a "mandatory vocal rest," but an online petition to boot the singer from the show over his "Blurred Line" video has taken over the conversation. Vocal chords or fan pushback? That's the ques ...

  2. Carly Rae Jepsen, Justin Bieber Lead List of JUNO Nominees

    February 19, 2013 12:56 PM EST Carly Rae Jepsen tops the lists of nominees for the 2013 JUNO Awards, to be held over two nights in Regina, SK, with the gala dinner April 20 and televised show on the 21st, The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced at ...

  3. Ralph James, Larry LeBlanc To Be Honored By Canadian Music Industry

    December 06, 2012 10:15 AM EST Ralph James, co-founder of The Agency Group and long-time booking agent for Nickelback, will be inducted into the Canadian Music Industry Hall of Fame March 21 during Canadian Music Week's Canadian Music & Broadcast Industry Awards gala i ...

  4. Simple Plan to Receive Humanitarian Honor at 2012 Juno Awards

    February 27, 2012 11:10 AM EST The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) has decided to honor Montreal pop-rock band Simple Plan with the 2012 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award at the 2012 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards March 31 in Ottawa, Canada's capital.Ã ...

  5. Drake, Feist, Nickelback Lead 2012 Juno Award Nominations

    February 07, 2012 1:16 PM EST Nickelback, Drake, Hedley, Feist, Dan Mangan, and City and Colour are the top nominees for the 2012 Juno Awards with four apiece, The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) revealed during a press conference in Toronto this mornin ...

  6. Deadmau5, Feist Announced for 2012 Juno Awards, Airing April 1

    December 15, 2011 5:04 PM EST Deadmau5, the Canadian electronic/dance music producer who received as many Grammy 2012 nominations as fellow Canadian Drake, will be performing on the 2012 Juno Awards, television broadcaster CTV and The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sci ...

  7. Gary Slaight of Slaight Communications To Be Honored At 2012 Juno Awards

    December 01, 2011 12:59 PM EST Gary Slaight, whose family built a radio empire in Canada and has donated millions to various music, youth and arts initiatives, will be honoured with the 2012 Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award, The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Scie ...

  8. 2013 Juno Awards To Be Held in Regina, Saskatchewan

    September 15, 2011 12:57 PM EDT Canada's Juno Awards, now heading into its 41st year, have been moving city to city each year since 2002, and even with the next one scheduled for Ottawa, ON, on April 1, The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) has announc ...

  9. Juno Awards To Be Held in Ottawa

    July 13, 2011 3:07 PM EDT Canada's Juno Music Awards and Juno Week events are returning to Ottawa, March 26-April 1, 2012, the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) has announced. 

 The country's premiere music awards show, honoring a ...

  10. Shania Twain Joining Joni Mitchell, Neil Young in Canadian Music Hall of Fame

    January 12, 2011 12:00 AM EST Shania Twain is headed to the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. Not for her recent re-marriage or a new show on Oprah Winfrey's OWN network, but a chart-topping music career, according to the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. " ...

  11. Drake To Host Juno Awards

    December 02, 2010 12:00 AM EST Toronto rapper Drake has accepted the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences invitation to host the 40th anniversary of the Juno Awards. It will be held in his home city March 27 at the Air Canada Centre and broadcast live on CTV. "I ...

  12. Deane Cameron To Receive Junos Honor

    November 24, 2010 12:00 AM EST EMI Music Canada president Deane Cameron, who has been integral to the success of artists including Anne Murray, Nickelback, k-os, Serena Ryder and Tom Cochrane, will receive the Walt Grealis special achievement award at the 40th anniversary of Ca ...

  13. Juno Awards To Stage Anniversary Gigs

    October 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Canada's Juno Awards will celebrate its upcoming 40th anniversary by staging a series of live concerts and tied-in events in the run-up to next year's ceremony. Beginning Dec. 4 at Toronto's Horseshoe Tavern venue, Canadian indie la ...

  14. April Wine To Be Inducted Into Canadian Music Hall Of Fame

    February 08, 2010 12:00 AM EST The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences today announced that Canadian classic rock band April Wine will be inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame at the Juno Awards on April 18. “With the release of their debut album in 1971, Ap ...

  15. Toronto Set To Host Junos In 2011

    January 25, 2010 12:00 AM EST Toronto will host next year’s Juno Week celebrations, the 40th anniversary of Canada’s top music award, the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences has announced. The awards will be held from March 21-27. The televised portion of the show ...

  16. Bryan Adams To Be Honored For Humanitarian Efforts

    January 13, 2010 12:00 AM EST Canadian star Bryan Adams will be given a special award in recognition of his humanitarian efforts when the Juno Awards are held in St. John's, Nfld in April. Adams will receive the Allan Waters Humanitarian Award at the ceremony on April 18, ...

  17. Canada's Juno Awards Alters Submission Process

    September 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Submission regulations and several categories in Canada's Juno Awards have been altered to improve the process, the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences said today. Submissions for the 2010 awards, which are held in St. John's ...

  18. Nickelback Triumphs At Junos

    March 30, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Nickelback has reigned over Canada's charts in recent years and last night the Vancouver rock band ruled the Juno Awards, winning in three categories at the Canadian record industry's annual gala. The band, whose album "Dark Horse&q ...

  19. Bryan Adams, Nickelback Among Junos Performers

    March 05, 2009 12:00 AM EST CTA and The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences have announced the full line up of performers at the Juno Awards in Vancouver on March 29. Among those who will be playing the show are 18-time Juno winner Bryan Adams, as well as Canadia ...

  20. Junos Return To St Johns

    January 22, 2009 12:00 AM EST Canada's Juno Awards will head to St.John's, Newfoundland, in 2010 based on what the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences called a "combination of solid commitments from the municipal, provincial and federal governments.& ...

  21. Junos Head To Calgary In '08

    February 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) has announced that Calgary, Alberta will host the 2008 Juno Awards on April 6, 2008. "There is an extraordinary energy in Calgary right now and we are thrilled that the 2008 JUNO Awa ...

  22. Nominees Announced For 2007 Juno Awards

    February 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST Leading this year's Juno Award nominee list with five nominations each are Geffen Records' Nelly Furtado -- who will host this year's annual Canadian awards show -- EMI Canada rapper K-os and Atlantic/WEA rock band Billy Talent. The ...

  23. Furtado To Host Junos

    January 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST 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 ...

  24. Juno Awards Nominations Unveiled

    February 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST Albertan rockers Nickelback dominate nods. With six nominations Albertan rockers Nickelback dominated the nomination list for the 2006 Juno Awards announced today (Feb. 15) in Toronto. Nickelback (EMI Canada) garnered nominations for top group, fa ...

  25. Veteran Manager To Be Honored By CARAS

    January 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST Finkelstein named 2006 recipient of Walt Grealis Award. Veteran Canadian manager and label head Bernie Finkelstein has been named the 2006 recipient of the Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award by The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Scienc ...

  26. Saskatoon Chosen As 2007 Juno Awards Host

    December 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST event to take place April 2 in Halifax. Joni Mitchell's Canadian hometown of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan has been named as host of the 2007 Juno Awards by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, and Canadian broadcaster CTV toda ...

  27. Canadian Music Hall Of Fame Picks Toronto As Home

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New building to be located in heart of downtown. Toronto was selected by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) today (May 17) as the site of the new Canadian Music Hall of Fame (CMHF). A new $38 million (Canadian funds) shopp ...

  28. Avril Tops Juno Noms

    February 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST With five mentions, singer/songwriter Avril Lavigne leads the nominations for Canada's 2005 Juno Awards, which will take place April 3 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. With five mentions, singer/songwriter Avril Lavigne leads the nominations for Canada ...

  29. Avril Tops Juno Noms

    February 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Canadian honors set for April 3. With five mentions, singer/songwriter Avril Lavigne leads the nominations for Canada's 2005 Juno Awards, which will take place April 3 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Lavigne is nominated for artist and songwriter of t ...

  30. Slaight Tipped For Special Juno Award

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Canadian broadcaster Allan Slaight will receive the Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award during the 2005 Juno Gala Dinner & Awards ceremony April 2 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Canadian broadcaster Allan Slaight will receive the Walt Grealis S ...

  31. Universal's Henderson To Take CRIA Helm

    September 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Graham Henderson, senior VP of business affairs and e-commerce at Universal Music Canada, will replace Brian Robertson as president of the Canadian Recording Industry Assn. (CRIA), effective Nov. 15. Graham Henderson, senior VP of business affairs ...

  32. Canadian Academy Seeks Hall Of Fame Home

    June 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) is seeking to partner with interested parties to build a permanent home for the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) is seeking to part ...

  33. McLachlan, Furtado Top Juno Noms

    February 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST With five nominations each, singer/songwriters Sarah McLachlan and Nelly Furtado will battle each other at the 2004 Juno Awards. The pair head the list of nominees for 38 Juno categories, revealed thi With five nominations each, singer/songwriters ...

  34. McLachlan, Furtado Top Juno Noms

    February 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST With five nominations each, singer/songwriters Sarah McLachlan and Nelly Furtado will battle each other at the 2004 Juno Awards. The pair head the list of nominees for 38 Juno categories, revealed thi With five nominations each, singer/songwriters ...

  35. Canadian Hall To Induct Producer Ezrin

    February 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Producer/musician Bob Ezrin will be inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences on April 3 during the 2004 Juno Gala Dinner & Awards ceremo Producer/musician Bob Ezrin will be induct ...

  36. Nickelback, Lavigne, McLachlan To Play Junos

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Barenaked Ladies, Michael Bublé, Nelly Furtado, Avril Lavigne, Sarah McLachlan and Nickelback will perform at the 2004 Juno Awards. Barenaked Ladies, Michael Bublé, Nelly Furtado, Avril Lavigne, Sarah McLachlan and Nickelback will perform ...

  37. Nickelback, Lavigne, McLachlan To Play Junos

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Barenaked Ladies, Michael Bublé, Nelly Furtado, Avril Lavigne, Sarah McLachlan and Nickelback will perform at the 2004 Juno Awards. Barenaked Ladies, Michael Bublé, Nelly Furtado, Avril Lavigne, Sarah McLachlan and Nickelback will perform ...