Juno Awards of 2013

The Juno Awards of 2013 honoured Canadian music industry achievements in the latter part of 2011 and in most of 2012. The awards were presented in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, during the weekend of 20–21 April 2013. The main ceremony was hosted by Michael Bublé at the Brandt Centre.[1] The city of Moose Jaw also hosted some supporting events.[2]

Juno Awards of 2013
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The 2013 Juno Awards Logo
Date20–21 April 2013
VenueBrandt Centre, Regina, Saskatchewan
Hosted byMichael Bublé
Television/radio coverage


The Juno Cup charity hockey game was held in Moose Jaw at Mosaic Place.

Most awards were presented at a private gala on 20 April at the Credit Union Eventplex.[3]

Main ceremony performersEdit

The main awards ceremony was held at the Brandt Centre on 21 April and televised on CTV. The following artists were featured during the ceremony:[4]

Nominees and winnersEdit

Nominees were announced on 19 February 2013.[5][6] Music journalist Larry Leblanc was this year's Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award recipient.[7]

This year's inductee to the Canadian Music Hall of Fame is k.d. lang.[8]

Tom Cochrane was the year's recipient of the Allan Waters Humanitarian Award, based on the musician's significant support for various charities.[9]

Most awards were announced at the private gala on 20 April.[10]


Artist of the Year Group of the Year
Breakthrough Artist of the Year Breakthrough Group of the Year
Fan Choice Award Songwriter of the Year
  •   Leonard Cohen – "Amen", "Going Home" (co-songwriter Patrick Leonard), and "Show Me the Place" (co-songwriter Patrick Leonard) from Old Ideas
    • Arkells – "Michigan Left", "On Paper", "Whistleblower" from Michigan Left
    • Kathleen Edwards – "A Soft Place to Land" (co-songwriter John Roderick), "Chameleon/Comedian", and "Change the Sheets" from Voyageur
    • Hannah Georgas – "Enemies", "Robotic" (co-songwriter Ryan Guldemond), and "Somebody" from Hannah Georgas
    • Afie Jurvanen – "Be My Witness", "Caught Me Thinkin", and "Lost in the Light" from Barchords by Bahamas
Producer of the Year Recording Engineer of the Year


Album of the Year Aboriginal Album of the Year
Adult Alternative Album of the Year Adult Contemporary Album of the Year
Alternative Album of the Year Blues Album of the Year
Children's Album of the Year Classical Album of the Year – Solo or Chamber Ensemble
  •   Emilie Mover, The Stella and Sam Album, ft. Emilie Mover
    • Helen Austin, Always Be a Unicorn
    • Jennifer Gasoi, Throw a Penny in the Wishing Well
    • Henri Godon, Chansons pour toutes sorts d’enfants
    • Marlowe & the MiX, One Dancefloor
  •   Amici Chamber Ensemble, Levant
    • Canadian Brass, Canadian Brass Takes Flight
    • James Ehnes, Bartók : Works for Violin and Piano, Vol. 1
    • Angela Hewitt, Debussy: Solo Piano Music
    • Triple Forte, Ravel, Shostakovich, Ives: Piano Trio
Classical Album of the Year – Large Ensemble or Soloist(s) with Large Ensemble Accompaniment Classical Album of the Year – Vocal or Choral Performance
Contemporary Christian/Gospel Album of the Year Country Album of the Year
Electronic Album of the Year Francophone Album of the Year
Instrumental Album of the Year International Album of the Year
Contemporary Jazz Album of the Year Traditional Jazz Album of the Year
  •   Joel Miller, Swim
    • Alex Goodman Quintet, Bridges
    • Allison Au Quartet, The Sky Was Pale Blue, Then Grey
    • François Houle 5+1, Genera
    • Rafael Zaldivar, Drawing
  •   Mike Murley, Ed Bickert and Steve Wallace, Test of Time
    • Shirantha Beddage, Identity
    • Brian Dickinson Quartet, Other Places
    • Cory Weeds Quartet, Up a Step
    • Dave Young/Terry Promane Octet, Volume One
Vocal Jazz Album of the Year Metal/Hard Music Album of the Year
Pop Album of the Year Rock Album of the Year
Roots & Traditional Album of the Year – Solo Roots & Traditional Album of the Year – Group
World Music Album of the Year

Songs and recordingsEdit

Single of the Year Classical Composition of the Year
Dance Recording of the Year R&B/Soul Recording of the Year
Rap Recording of the Year Reggae Recording of the Year


Music DVD of the Year Recording Package of the Year
Justin Broadbent (art director/designer/photographer)
Andy Dixon (art director/designer/photographer), Johnathan Taggart (photographer)
Marianne Chevalier and Atelier Tricorne (art directors/designers/photographers)
Mathieu Houde (art director), Philippe Allard (designer/photographer), Marie-Pier Daigle (designer)
Susan Michalek and Simon Paul (art directors/designers), Andrew B. Myers (photographer)
Video of the Year
Director X, director
Margaret Malandruccolo, director
Margaret Malandruccolo, director
Sean Wainsteim, director
WeWereMonkeys (Mihai Wilson, director; Marcella Moser, producer)

Compilation albumEdit

Juno Awards 2013
Compilation album by
Various Artists
Released19 March 2013 (2013-03-19)
LabelWarner Music Canada

Warner Music Canada released a compilation album of songs from the year's Juno nominees on 19 March 2013. Sales of the album support the CARAS music education charity MusiCounts.[11]

1."Call Me Maybe"Carly Rae Jepsen 
2."Boyfriend"Justin Bieber 
3."Kiss You Inside Out"Hedley 
4."Desperate Measures"Marianas Trench 
5."Breathing Underwater"Metric 
6."Surprise Surprise"Billy Talent 
7."Feeling Good"The Sheepdogs 
8."Shut Up and Dance"Victoria Duffield 
9."The Veldt"deadmau5 (with Chris James) 
10."Dedicated To You"Johnny Reid 
11."Stompa"Serena Ryder 
12."Albatross"Big Wreck 
13."Headlong Flight"Rush 
14."Darkness"Leonard Cohen 
15."Parler à mon père"Celine Dion 
16."Somebody That I Used to Know"Walk off the Earth 
17."Big Blue Wave"Hey Ocean! 


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  3. ^ "CARAS announces official venues for Juno Week" (PDF). CARAS. 30 October 2012. Retrieved 20 February 2013.
  4. ^ "First Round of Performers Announced for CTV's Broadcast of the 2013 Juno Awards" (PDF). CARAS. 19 February 2013. Retrieved 20 February 2013.
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  7. ^ "2013 Walt Grealis Award Recipient". CARAS. 5 December 2012. Archived from the original on 29 April 2013. Retrieved 20 February 2013.
  8. ^ "k.d. lang Entering Canadian Music Hall of Fame at Juno Awards". HuffPost. 12 February 2013. Retrieved 20 February 2013.
  9. ^ "Tom Cochrane wins humanitarian prize". CBC News. 28 February 2013. Retrieved 3 March 2013.
  10. ^ "2013 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards" (PDF). CARAS. 20 April 2013. Retrieved 21 April 2013.
  11. ^ "2013 JUNO AWARDS NOMINEE CD". CARAS. 19 March 2013. Archived from the original on 1 May 2013. Retrieved 28 April 2013.