2011 | Songwriter of the Year (Sponsored by SiriusXM Canada) | Drake | | The JUNO Awards

This astronomical rise to success continued into 2010 with the release of his major label debut album Thank Me Later. After several setbacks from its original October 2009 release date, the album was released on June 15th, 2010 preceded by lead single “Over,” which peaked at #14 on the Billboard Hot 100 and at No. 1 on the Hot Rap Songs chart. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Album Chart and has since been certified platinum by the RIAA for sales of approximately 1,100,000 copies in the U.S. to date. It produced three further singles which attained chart success; “Find Your Love,” “Miss Me” (feat. Lil’ Wayne) and “Fancy” (feat. T.I. & Swizz Beatz).