Here are the dance music nominations for the 2018 JUNO Awards
Feb 7, 2018
The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences’ annual
JUNO Awards, essentially the Grammy Awards for Canadian musicians, has announced the nominees for its 46th annual edition. Originally beginning as The Gold Leaf Awards in 1970, the JUNO Awards has grown from a one-night industry event in Toronto, ON, to a national week-long music celebration.
Nominations for Dance Recording of the Year:
DVBBS – “Not Going Home” ft Gia Koka & CMC$
Felix Cartal – “ Get What You Give”
KAPRI – “Deeper”
Nick Fiorucci – “Closer” ft Laurell
Sultan + Shepard – “Almost Home” ft Nadia Ali & Iro
A few of the previous winners for the category include
deadmau5 (2008-2011), Tiga, and Keys N Krates.
Electronic Album of the Year :
CRi – Someone Else
Dabin – Two Hearts
Kid Koala ft Emilíana Torrini – Music To Draw To: Satellite
REZZ – Mass Manipulation
Electronic album of the year has been awarded since 2011. Previous winners include
Caribou (for both Swim and Our Love), Tim Hecker, Grimes, and Ryan Hemsworth.
JUNO week is set for March 19-25 in Vancouver, BC. Viewers can watch the 2018 JUNO Awards on Sunday, March 25 on CBC.
About the Author: Grace Fleisher
Grace is a senior editor/writer at DA infatuated with music subcultures and the development of scenes. Loves everything off-kilter. Find her ~extremely online.