2018 JUNO Award Winners

JUNO Fan Choice

Presented by TD
Shawn Mendes

Single of the Year

Sponsored by Live Nation Canada
There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back
Shawn Mendes

International Album of the Year

DAMN.
Kendrick Lamar

Album of the Year

Sponsored by Music Canada
Everything Now
Arcade Fire

Artist of the Year

Presented with Apple Music
Gord Downie

Group of the Year

Presented with Apple Music
A Tribe Called Red

Breakthrough Artist of the Year

Sponsored by FACTOR, the Government of Canada, and Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters
Jessie Reyez

Breakthrough Group of the Year

Sponsored by FACTOR, the Government of Canada, and Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters
The Beaches

Songwriter of the Year

Presented by SOCAN
“A Natural”, “Introduce Yerself”, “The North” INTRODUCE YERSELF – Gord Downie
Gord Downie & Kevin Drew

Country Album of the Year

Game On
James Barker Band

Adult Alternative Album of the Year

Introduce Yerself
Gord Downie

Alternative Album of the Year

Sponsored by Long & McQuade
Antisocialites
Alvvays

Pop Album of the Year

Skin & Earth
Lights

Rock Album of the Year

Young Beauties and Fools
The Glorious Sons

Vocal Jazz Album of the Year

Turn Up the Quiet
Diana Krall

Jazz Album of the Year: Solo

Root Structure
Mike Downes

Jazz Album of the Year: Group

The North
David Braid, Mike Murley, Anders Mogensen & Johnny Aman

Instrumental Album of the Year

Stubborn Persistent Illusions
Do Make Say Think

Francophone Album of the Year

Paloma
Daniel Bélanger

Children's Album of the Year

Hear the Music
Fred Penner

Classical Album of the Year: Solo or Chamber

Chopin Recital 3
Janina Fialkowska

Classical Album of the Year: Large Ensemble

Chopin: Works for Piano & Orchestra
Jan Lisiecki with NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester

Classical Album of the Year: Vocal or Choral

Crazy Girl Crazy
Barbara Hannigan with Ludwig Orchestra

Classical Composition of the Year

My Name is Amanda Todd
Jocelyn Morlock

Rap Recording of the Year

Shooters
Tory Lanez

Dance Recording of the Year

Closer ft. Laurell
Nick Fiorucci

R&B/Soul Recording of the Year

Sponsored by CBC Music
Freudian
Daniel Caesar

Reggae Recording of the Year

Greater
Kirk Diamond

Indigenous Music Album of the Year

Sponsored by APTN
Medicine Songs
Buffy Sainte-Marie

Contemporary Roots Album of the Year

Bone on Bone
Bruce Cockburn

Traditional Roots Album of the Year

Illusion & Doubt
The Dead South

Blues Album of the Year

Time to Roll
MonkeyJunk

Contemporary Christian/Gospel Album of the Year

First Day of My Life
The Color

World Music Album of the Year

Where the Galleon Sank
Kobo Town

Jack Richardson Producer of the Year

“L-O-V-E”, “Night and Day” (co-producer Tommy Lipuma) TURN UP THE QUIET – Diana Krall
Diana Krall

Recording Engineer of the Year

“Get You ft. Kali Uchis”, “We Find Love” FREUDIAN – Daniel Caesar
Riley Bell

Album Artwork of the Year

STUBBORN PERSISTENT ILLUSIONS -- Do Make Think Say
Marianne Collins (Art Director & Illustrator), Ian Ilavsky (Designer), Steve Farmer (Photographer)

Video of the Year

VENUS FLY - Grimes
Grimes (Claire Boucher)

Electronic Album of the Year

Mass Manipulation
Rezz

Metal/Hard Music Album of the Year

Voice of the Void
Anciients

Adult Contemporary Album of the Year

Nobody But Me
Michael Bublé

Comedy Album of the Year

Sponsored by SiriusXM Canada
I Wanted To Be A Dinosaur
Ivan Decker

International Achievement Award

Arcade Fire

Canadian Music Hall of Fame

Barenaked Ladies

Humanitarian Award (Formally Allan Waters Humanitarian Award)

Gary Slaight

Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award

Denise Donlon