The 2019 Junos have come and gone and here are all the winners of the night:

Juno Fan Choice Award

  • Alessia Cara
  • Winner: Avril Lavigne
  • Bülow
  • Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine
  • Killy
  • Loud Luxury
  • NAV
  • Shawn Mendes
  • The Weeknd
  • Tory Lanez

Single of the Year

  • Alessia Cara, “Growing Pains”
  • B?ülow, “Not a Love Song”
  • Loud Luxury, “Body”
  • Winner: Shawn Mendes, “In My Blood”
  • The Weeknd and Kendrick Lamar, “Pray For Me”



International Album of the Year

  • Camila Cabello, Camila?
  • Cardi B, Invasion of Privacy
  • Maroon 5, Red Pill Blues
  • Winner: Post Malone, Beerbongs & Bentleys
  • Travis Scott, Astroworld

Album of the Year

  • Hubert Lenoir, Darlène?
  • Jann Arden, These are the Days
  • Winner: Shawn Mendes, Shawn Mendes
  • The Weeknd, My Dear Melancholy
  • Three Days Grace, Outsider

Artist of the Year

  • Alessia Cara
  • Michael Bublé
  • Winner: Shawn Mendes
  • The Weeknd
  • Tory Lanez

Group of the Year

  • Winner: Arkells
  • Chromeo
  • Metric
  • The Sheepdogs
  • Three Days Grace

Breakthrough Artist of the Year

  • Winner: Bülow
  • Grandson
  • Johnny Orlando
  • Killy
  • Meghan Patrick

Breakthrough Group of the Year

  • 88Glam
  • Dizzy
  • Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine
  • Loud Luxury
  • Winner: The Washboard Union

Songwriter of the Year

  • Afie Jurvanen: “No Wrong,” “Way With Words,” “Any Place” (Bahamas, Earthtones)
  • Donovan Woods: “Our Friend Bobby,” “Truck Full of Money,” “Next Year” — co-songwriters Chris Lindsey, Logan Wall (Donovan Woods, Both Ways)
  • Frank Dukes: “Be Careful” — co-songwriter Boi-1da (Cardi B, Invasion of Privacy) “Better Now” — co-songwriter Louis Bell (Post Malone, Beerbongs & Bentleys) “Call Out My Name” (The Weeknd, My Dear Melancholy)
  • Jessie Reyez: “Promises” — co-songwriters Adam Richard Wiles, Sam Smith (Calvin Harris, Promises) “One Kiss” — co-songwriters Adam Wiles, Dua Lipa (Calvin Harris, One Kiss) “Apple Juice” — co-songwriters Fredrik Ball, Tim Suby (Jessie Reyez, Being Human in Public)
  • Winner: Shawn Mendes: “Lost in Japan” — co-songwriters Nate Mercereau, Scott Harris, Teddy Geiger, “Youth” — co-songwriters Geoff Warburton, Khalid Robinson, Scott Harris, Teddy Geiger, “In My Blood” — co-songwriters Geoff Warburton, Scott Harris, Teddy Geiger (Shawn Mendes, Shawn Mendes)

Country Album of the Year

  • Winner: Brett Kissel, We Were That Song
  • Jess Moskaluke, A Small Town Christmas
  • Meghan Patrick, Country Music Made Me Do It
  • The Reklaws, Feels Like That
  • Tim Hicks, New Tattoo

Adult Alternative Album of the Year

  • Winner: Bahamas, Earthtones
  • Dan Mangan, More or Less
  • Gabrielle Shonk, Gabrielle Shonk
  • Rhye, Blood
  • The Barr Brothers, Queen of the Breakers

Alternative Album of the Year

  • Destroyer, Ken
  • Winner: Dizzy, Baby Teeth
  • Fucked Up, Dose Your Dreams
  • Tokyo Police Club, TPC
  • U.S. Girls, In a Poem Unlimited

Pop Album of the Year

  • Bülow, Damaged
  • Chromeo, Head Over Heels
  • Hubert Lenoir, Darlène
  • Winner: Shawn Mendes, Shawn Mendes
  • Tyler Shaw, Intuition

Rock Album of the Year

  • Winner: Arkells, Rally Cry
  • Monster Truck, True Rockers
  • The Sheepdogs, Changing Colours
  • The Trews, Civilianaires
  • Three Days Grace, Outsider



Vocal Jazz Album of the Year

  • Diana Krall and Tony Bennett, Love is Here to Stay
  • Diana Panton, solstice/equinox
  • Holly Cole, Holly
  • Jodi Proznick feat. Laila Biali, Sun Songs
  • Winner: Laila Biali, Laila Biali

Vocal Jazz Album of the Year: Solo

  • Alexis Baro, Sandstorm
  • Alison Young, So Here We Are
  • Larnell Lewis, In the Moment
  • Renee Rosnes, Beloved of the Sky
  • Winner: Robi Botos, Old Soul

Jazz Album of the Year: Group

  • Allison Au Quartet, Wander Wonder
  • Andrew Rathbun Large Ensemble, Atwood Suites
  • Winner: Andy Milne and Dapp Theory, The Seasons of Being
  • Liebman/Murley Quartet, Live at U of T
  • Quinsin Nachoff’s Flux, Path of Totality

Instrumental Album of the Year

  • Aerialists, Group Manoeuvre
  • Winner: Gordon Grdina, China Cloud
  • Kevin Breit, Johnny Goldtooth and the Chevy Casanovas
  • The Fretless, Live from the Art Farm
  • Toninato/Thiessen, The Space Between Us

Francophone Album of the Year

  • Coeur de pirate, En cas de tempête, ce jardin sera fermé
  • Hubert Lenoir, Darlène
  • Winner: Loud, Une année record
  • Philippe Brach Spectra, Le silence des troupeaux
  • Tire le coyote, Désherbage

Children’s Album of the Year

  • Beppie, Let’s Go Bananas
  • Ginalina, It Takes a Village
  • Raffi, Dog on the Floor
  • Sonshine and Broccoli, It’s Cool to be Kind
  • Winner: Splash’N Boots, You, Me and the Sea

Classical Album of the Year: Solo or Chamber

  • Andrew Wan and Charles Richard-Hamelin, Beethoven: Violin Sonatas Nos. 6, 7 & 8
  • Angela Hewitt, Scarlatti: Sonatas Vol. 2
  • Blake Pouliot with Hsin-I Huang, Ravel & Debussy: Sonates
  • Winner: Gryphon Trio, The End of Flowers: Works by Clarke & Ravel
  • Marc-André Hamelin, Schubert: Piano Sonata in B Flat Major D.960; Four Impromptus D.935

Classical Album of the Year: Large Ensemble

  • Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra/Orchestre du Centre National Des Arts du Canada conducted by Alexander Shelley, New Worlds/Nouveaux Mondes
  • James Ehnes with Seattle Symphony and Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Newton Howard & Kernis: Violin Concertos; Tovey: Stream of Limelight
  • Louis Lortie with BBC Philharmonic, Saint-Saëns: Piano Concertos Nos. 1, 2 and 4
  • Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra conducted by Arthur Post with Gryphon Trio, Into the Wonder
  • Winner: Toronto Symphony Orchestra conducted by Peter Oundjian feat. Louis Lortie, Sarah Jeffrey, and Teng Li, Vaughan Williams

Classical Album of the Year: Vocal or Choral

  • Winner: Barbara Hannigan with Reinbert De Leeuw, Vienna: Fin de siècle?
  • Choeur de l’Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal with Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, conducted by Kent Nagano with guest soloists, Bernstein: A Quiet Place
  • Elmer Iseler Singers feat. Patricia O’Callaghan, David Braid: Corona Divinae Misericordiae
  • Joyce El-Khoury, Écho
  • Miriam Khalil, Ayre: Live

Classical Composition of the Year

  • Winner: Ana Sokolovi?, Golden Slumbers Kiss Your Eyes
  • Bekah Simms, Granitic
  • Cassandra Miller, About Bach
  • Nicole Lizée, Katana of Choice
  • Vincent Ho, Arctic Symphony

Rap Recording of the Year

  • 88 Glam, 88Glam Reloaded
  • Belly, Immigrant
  • Killy, Surrender Your Soul
  • NAV, Reckless
  • Winner: Tory Lanez, Love Me Now


Dance Recording of the Year

  • Azari, “Gotasoul”
  • Dzeko and Tiësto, “Jackie Chan” feat. Preme and Post Malone
  • Jacques Green, “Avatar Beach”
  • Keys N Krates, “Cura”
  • Winner: Loud Luxury, “Body”

R&B/Soul Recording of the Year

  • Anders, Twos
  • Black Atlass, Pain & Pleasure
  • Charlotte Day Wilson, Stone Woman
  • Winner: Jessie Reyez, Being Human in Public
  • The Weeknd, My Dear Melancholy

Reggae Recording of the Year

  • Blessed, Money Don’t Grow Pon Trees
  • Chelsea Stewart, Genesis
  • Winner: Dubmatix, Sly & Robbie meet Dubmatix — Overdubbed
  • Exco Levi, Narrative
  • Kafinal feat. Queen Ifrica, Talk or No Talk

Indigenous Music Album of the Year

  • Elisapie, The Ballad of the Runaway Girl
  • Winner: Jeremy Dutcher, Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa
  • Leonard Sumner, Standing in the Light
  • Northern Cree, Nitisanak — Brothers and Sister
  • Snotty Nose Rez Kids, The Average Savage

Contemporary Roots Album of the Year

  • AHI, In Our Time
  • Winner: Donovan Woods, Both Ways
  • Kaia Kater, Grenades
  • Megan Nash, Seeker
  • The Deep Dark Woods, Yarrow

Traditional Roots Album of the Year

  • David Francey, The Broken Heart of Everything
  • Winner: Pharis and Jason Romero, Sweet Old Religion
  • The Slocan Ramblers, Queen City Jubilee
  • The Wailin’ Jennys, Fifteen
  • Vishtèn, Horizons

Blues Album of the Year

  • Winner: Colin James, Miles to Go
  • Jack de Keyzer, Checkmate
  • Myles Goodwyn, Myles Goodwyn and Friends of the Blues
  • Samantha Martin and Delta Sugar, Run to Me
  • Sue Foley, The Ice Queen

Contemporary Christian/Gospel Album of the Year

  • Brian Doerksen, Grateful
  • Winner: Lovecollide, Tired of Basic
  • Manic Drive, Into the Wild
  • Tim Neufeld and the Glory Boys, The Buffalo Roadshow
  • Warren Dean Flandez, Speak

World Music Album of the Year

  • Ayrad, Zoubida?
  • Boogát, San Cristóbal Baile Inn
  • Emmanuel Jal and Nyaruach, Naath
  • Telmary y Habana Sana, Fuerza Arara
  • Winner: Wesli, Rapadou Kreyol

Jack Richardson Producer of the Year Award

  • David Foster and Michael Bublé: “My Funny Valentine,” “Where or When” (co-producer Jochem van der Saag) (Michael Bublé, Love)
  • Winner: Eric Ratz: “People’s Champ,” “Relentless” (Arkells, Rally Cry)
  • Greg Wells: “Waving Through a Window” (Dear Evan Hansen, Broadway Cast Recording), “This is Me” (The Greatest Showman Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
  • Mike Wise: “Not a Love Song,” “Two Punks in Love” (B?ülow, Damaged)
  • Thomas D’Arcy: “I’ve Got a Hole Where My Heart Should Be” (The Sheepdogs, Changing Colours), “Love the Way You Are” (co-producer James Younger, Jeffrey Innes) (Yukon Blonde, Critical Hit)

Recording Engineer of the Year

  • Ben Kaplan: “Get Up,” “It’s Alright” (Mother Mother, Dance and Cry)
  • Jason Dufour: “Truck Full of Money” (Donovan Woods, Both Ways), “When My Body Breaks” (Kandle, Holy Smoke)
  • Robbie Lackritz: “No Wrong,” “Way With Words” (Bahamas, Earthtones)
  • Winner: Shawn Everett: “Slow Burn,” “Space Cowboy” (Kacey Musgraves, Golden Hour)
  • Steve Bays: “Flashes” (Dear Rouge, Phases), “UnAmerican” (Said the Whale, UnAmerican)

Album Artwork of the Year

  • Gareth Auden-Hole (art director), Emil Mateja (illustrator) (Jack Pine and the Fire, Left to Our Own Devices)
  • Geordan Moore (art director, designer and illustrator) (Joshua Van Tassel, Crossworlds)
  • Michael DeAngelis (art director and designer), Matt Barnes and Jess Baumung (photographers) (Arkells, Rally Cry)
  • Winner: Mike Milosh (art director, designer, illustrator and photographer) (Rhye,Blood)
  • Simon Dupuis (art director, designer, illustrator and photographer) (Les Hôtesses d’Hilaire, Viens avec moi)

Video of the Year

  • Winner: Ali Eisner, “No Depression” (Bahamas)
  • Andrew De Zen, “Places” (Alaskan Tapes)
  • Andrew Hines, “Powerless” (Classified)
  • Ben Knechtel, “Hang Ups” (Scott Helman)
  • Peter Huang, “Have a Nice Day” (SonReal)

Electronic Album of the Year

  • Ekali, Crystal Eyes
  • Felix Cartal, Next Season
  • Iamhill, Give it a Rest
  • Winner: Milk & Bone, Deception Bay
  • Rezz, Certain Kind of Magic

Metal/Hard Music Album of the Year

  • Beyond Creation, Algorythm
  • Cancer Bats, The Spark That Moves
  • Ken Mode, Loved
  • Kobra and the Lotus, Prevail II
  • Winner: Voivod, The Wake

Adult Contemporary Album of the Year

  • Jann Arden, These Are the Days
  • Winner: Michael Bublé, Love
  • Molly Johnson, Meaning to Tell Ya
  • Nuela Charles, Distant Danger
  • Whitehorse, A Whitehorse Winter Classic


Comedy Album of the Year

  • Chanty Marostica, The Chanty Show
  • Winner: Dave Merheje, Good Friend Bad Grammar
  • Debra DiGiovanni, Lady Jazz
  • Mayce Galoni, Awkwarder
  • Pat Thornton, Chicken!
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