G98.7FM Entertainment News
Congratulations to The Weeknd, Drake and Justin Bieber; the three Canadian acts lead the pack in the race for the 2016 Juno Awards.
The “Can’t Feel My Face” hitmaker tops the list with six nominations, including artist and songwriter of the year as well as Album of the Year for “Beauty Behind the Madness.”
Tying in second place are fellow Torontonian Drake alongside Stratford, Ontario’s Justin Bieber who earned five nods each.
Brampton’s rising star Alessia Cara snagged four nods including Best Single for “Here.”
Also special congratulations are in order to:
– August Rigo (nominated for “The Fall Out” – Best R&B/Soul Recording of the Year)
– Exco Levi ( nominated for “Hello Mama” – Best Reggae Recording of the Year)
– Kardinal Offishall (nominated for “Kardi Gras Vol. 1: The Clash” – Rap Recording of the Year)
The Junos will take place in Calgary on April 2nd, 2016.