Monday, April 4, 2016
Burlington rockers, Walk Off The Earth made their hometown proud by bringing home the Group of the Year trophy at the 2016 Junos on April 3, 2016. It was the band's first Juno win! They joined the winner's circle with local stars Harrison Kennedy and Whitehorse, who won during Saturday's Juno gala.
Links: Walk Off The Earth, More WOTE Stories, Video above courtesy of Alexandra N
The year's biggest winner was Toronto R&B sensation, the Weeknd, who earned five awards: Artist, Album, Songwriter, Soul/R&B, Single (for Can't Feel My Face). Other multiple winners included the legendary Buffy Sainte-Marie (Aboriginal Album, Contemporary Roots Recording) and pop star Justin Bieber (Pop Album, Fan Choice).
Links: Buffy Sainte-Marie, More Buffy Sainte-Marie Stories, Video above courtesy of Folk Roots and Blues Music
Click here for the Hamilton Spectator story
Here are the winners from Sunday night. Click here for the Saturday night winners.