The Weeknd, Michael Bublé, Shawn Mendes up for multiple Juno Awards


The Weeknd is the top nominee for the 2023 Juno Awards, the Canadian equivalent of the Grammys.

The “Blinding Lights” singer is nominated for six awards, including Artist of the Year, Single of the Year for “Sacrifice,” Songwriter of the Year, the TikTok Juno Fan Choice award, Album of the Year and Pop Album of the Year for Dawn FM.

Michael Bublé is up for Artist of the Year and Adult Contemporary Album of the Year for Higher. Shawn Mendes is nominated for Artist of the Year, Single of the Year for “When You’re Gone” and the TikTok Juno Fan Choice award.

In the International Album of the Year category, Taylor Swift is nominated twice: once for Red (Taylor’s Version) and once for Midnights. Harry Styles‘ Harry’s House, Ed Sheeran‘s Equals and Lil Nas X‘s Montero round out the category.

Avril Lavigne has five nominations thanks to her 2022 album, Love Sux.

You can see the full list of nominees at

The Juno Awards, hosted by Simu Liu, will take place March 13 in Edmonton, Alberta.

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