2023 ADULT CONTEMPORARY ALBUM OF THE YEAR | Francois Klark | | The JUNO Awards

With over 20 million catalogue streams and 478K Shazams, Francois Klark is recognized around the world as an exceptional artist, producer, musician, and singer-songwriter. The Universal Music Award Winner and recipient of Humber College’s Oscar Peterson Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music is a fiercely creative artist who has captivated both music fans and top-level music industry professionals.

Klark’s single ‘Always’ from his 2018 debut album, ‘Love’, prominently featured in the Netflix hit film, ‘Feel The Beat’, alongside artists including Demi Lovato and Alessia Cara. ‘Always’ was also covered by Disney star Sofia Carson and released by Hollywood Records. Klark has opened for Grammy Award-winning artist Jon Bellion and shared stages with R&B music icon Ginuwine, as well as Shawn Desman. Having performed in Universal Music Group studio sessions, the talented artist has also arranged for the legendary record label, Decca Records

Francois Klark’s 2022 sophomore album “Adventure Book”, best described as a wanderlust memoir, is filled with outstanding lyrics, expert melodic craftsmanship, and musical performances as awe-inspiring as the journeys they were written about. Serving as both musician, songwriter, and producer on the project, Klark seamlessly blends Pop, Neo-Soul, and Electronic elements with organic and orchestral sounds while drawing inspiration from his love for world music. Grammy Award-nominated Canadian musician Drew Jurecka, Juno winner Justin Gray, and Sean Wharton (On Planets) also joins Klark on this project.