– Tickets for the 47th annual JUNO Awards are available now through ticketmaster.ca –
TORONTO, Feb. 6, 2018 /CNW/ - At a press conference announcing the 2018 JUNO Award nominations, The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) and CBC announced today that critically-acclaimed R&B and soul performer Daniel Caesar, JUNO Award-winning pop-rock sensation Hedley, and singer-songwriter Jessie Reyez, who is nominated for an impressive four JUNO Awards, are all set to perform on The 2018 JUNO Awards Broadcast. Canada's music award show will air live from the Rogers Arena in Vancouver on Sunday, March 25 on CBC, CBC Radio and cbcmusic.ca/junos.
Two-time JUNO Award-winners, Hedley, are nominated for an incredible three awards this year including JUNO Fan Choice*, Group of the Year* and Pop Album of the Year, while 2017 JUNO Award nominee Daniel Caesar secured two nominations for Artist of the Year* and R&B/Soul Recording of the Year.
"We are thrilled to have these nominees join us for The 2018 JUNO Awards Broadcast," said Allan Reid, President & CEO, CARAS/The JUNO Awards and MusiCounts. "Jessie and Daniel have both had an exceptional breakout year, and I can't wait for them to perform on the JUNOS stage for the very first time, alongside hometown favourites Hedley."
Additional announcements for The 2018 JUNO Awards Broadcast will be released in the coming weeks.
Tickets for The 2018 JUNO Awards are on-sale now. Tickets are available starting at $59 (plus fees) through the Rogers Arena Box Office, by phone at 1-855-985-5000 and online at ticketmaster.ca. The JUNO Awards has once again partnered with Plus 1 so that $1 from every ticket is donated to MusiCounts, helping to ensure that children and youth across Canada have access to musical instruments. Plus 1 is a non-profit that partners with touring artists to facilitate a $1 add-on from every concert ticket to go to a cause the artist partner believes in.
The 47th annual JUNO Awards and JUNO Week 2018 will be hosted in Vancouver from March 19 through March 25, 2018, culminating in The JUNO Awards, on Sunday, March 25.
Full press release available here.
SOURCE Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences
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