Canada’s biggest night in music, hosted by 12-time JUNO Award winner Sarah McLachlan, will broadcast LIVE across the country on CBC, CBC Radio One, CBC Music, the free CBC Gem streaming service and globally at cbcmusic.ca/junos at 8 PM ET on Sunday, March 17, 2019.So keep watching and enjoy your time.
JUNO Awards Canada 2019 Live
Date: March 17, 2019
Venue: held at Budweiser Gardens,
Broadcaster: broadcast live on CBC
The Juno Awards of 2019, honouring Canadian music achievements, will be presented in London, Ontario during the weekend of 16–17 March 2019. The primary telecast ceremonies will be held at Budweiser Gardens, preceded by numerous Juno Week events from 11 March. This is the first time the Juno Awards will be hosted in London.The award ceremony will be hosted by Sarah McLachlan.
The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced on 29 January 2018 that London was selected to host the 2019 Juno Awards.London’s bid was valued at $1.7 million, including city council’s pledge of $500,000.CARAS had approached Hamilton, Ontario to make a bid for the 2019 Junos, although that city had expected to bid for the following year’s awards. Hamilton city council reserved $550,000 for its bid, valued at $1.5 million.
Saskatoon, which first hosted the Junos in 2007, attempted to host the 2019 awards but withdrew its bid due to a lack of available funding.That bid did not receive support from the province of Saskatchewan.However, the city made a successful bid to host the awards in 2020.There was also media speculation that Quebec City attempted to bid for the 2019 awards.
The Juno Cup benefit hockey game will be held at the Western Fair District Sports Centre on 15 March 2019.Alan Doyle of Great Big Sea will host the Songwriters Circle event on 17 March.
Most categories were awarded at a gala at the London Convention Centre on 16 March, hosted by Ben Kowalewicz (Billy Talent) and Julie Nesrallah (CBC).
The main ceremonies will feature Loud Luxury, a duo originally from London.Other performers for the broadcast ceremonies were bülow, Coeur de Pirate, Corey Hart, Loud, Jeremy Dutcher with Blake Pouliot, and The Reklaws.
JunoFest performances will take place in multiple venues across the city on 15 and 16 March. Scheduled performers include Tokyo Police Club, Exco Levi, Texas King, and Whitehorse.Find out who will be taking home an iHeartRadio Music Award this year by tuning into FOX on March 14th where the show will be broadcast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles from 8-10pm ET/PT.Nominations were announced on 29 January 2019.
David Foster will receive the year’s Humanitarian Award due to his support of numerous charities and for his own foundation that supports families of organ transplant recipients,and Corey Hart will be inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame.Duff Roman, known for his radio career including CHUM-FM, will receive the Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award.Watch Now