Avril Lavigne, Lauren Spencer-Smith and Jessie Reyez are among the many presenters set for the 2023 Juno Awards, which can air Monday, March 13. Reyez will even carry out on the present, as will Nickelback, Tate McRae, Tenille Townes and extra.
Lavigne, a nine-time Juno winner, is nominated for 5 extra awards this yr. Spencer-Smith is a three-time nominee.
This yr’s present, hosted for the second yr in a row by actor Simu Liu, will broadcast dwell from Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta.
The 2023 Junos will comply with the Grammys’ lead and embrace a highlight on the fiftieth anniversary of hip-hop. Kardinal Offishall, who had a prime 5 hit on the Billboard Scorching 100 in 2008 with “Dangerous” (that includes Akon), will co-host the celebration with Haviah Mighty, who final yr turned the primary girl to win the Juno Award for rap album/EP of the yr.
Performers within the hip-hop phase embrace four-time Juno winner Choclair, two-time Juno winner Maestro Contemporary Wes, 2021 Juno winner TOBi, Toronto rap duo Dream Warriors and hip hop pioneer Michie Mee, with veteran entertainer DJ Mel Boogie spinning. The observe was produced by recording artist Wealthy Kidd.
“The history of hip hop around the world is incredibly rich, with so many distinct voices contributing to the narrative,” Offishall mentioned in a press release. “It’s an honour to be able to help tell this story through a distinctly Canadian lens and celebrate this important cultural milestone at The 2023 Juno Awards.”
Offishall, a four-time Juno winner and International A&R at Def Jam Data, wrote and produced the phase with author and actress Jemeni, with involvement from ADVANCE, Canada’s Black Music Enterprise Collective and the Juno Rap Music Advisory Committee.
Actor Ryan Reynolds will make a digital look to honor Nickelback for his or her contributions to Canadian music. The band is being inducted into the Canadian Music Corridor of Fame. Connor McDavid, NHL All-Star and Edmonton Oilers’ captain, might be readily available to honor the band in-person. Nickelback will carry out a medley of their hits.
The present will air on Monday, March 13 at 6 PM MT/8 PM ET on CBC TV, CBC Radio One and CBC Music. The present will even stream dwell on CBC Gem, CBC Pay attention, globally at CBCMusic.ca/junos, and on CBC Music’s Fb, Twitter and Youtube pages.
Tickets for the 2023 Juno Awards begin at $49 and can be found for buy at www.ticketmaster.ca/junos, by telephone and in-person on the Rogers Place field workplace.
For extra data, go to CBCMusic.ca/junos.
Listed here are all of the performers and presenters for the 2023 Juno Awards:
Banx & Ranx with Preston Pablo and Rêve
Northern Cree with Aysanabee
fiftieth anniversary of hip-hop phase: Choclair, DJ Mel Boogie, Dream Warriors, Haviah Mighty, Kardinal Offishall, Maestro Contemporary Wes, Michie Mee, TOBi.
Nickelback lifetime achievement award phase: Ryan Reynolds, Connor McDavid