2015 JUNO Awards nominations announced for Rap Recording of the Year [News]
Toronto, ON – Nominations for the 2015 JUNO Awards were announced this morning at the Danforth Music Hall and HipHopCanada was on scene to capture the excitement. Now for the info you’ve been waiting for!
The Rap Recording of the Year nominees are Saukrates, Tre Mission, producer Marco Polo, P. Reign and Naturally Born Strangers (Tona, Rich Kidd & Adam Bomb).
The R&B/Soul Recording of the Year nominees are Ben Stevenson, jacksoul, JRDN, Melanie Durrant and The Weeknd.
Other hip-hop/urban related nominations include Drake (JUNO Fan Choice Award, Single of the Year for “Hold On, We’re Going Home”), The Weeknd (Album of the Year), SonReal (Video of the Year for “Preach”) and Henry “Cirkut” Walter (Songwriter of the Year for a ton of hits including Katy Perry’s “Dark Horse” featuring Juicy J and “Globalization” by Pitbull).
Congrats to all of the nominees! You can find the full list via this PDF published by CARAS.
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