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Junos 2020: The complete list of winners

Junos 2020: The complete list of winners
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The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) honoured and celebrated the Canadian music industry's rising stars last night.

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 42nd Juno Awards were presented via a virtual press conference Monday night. What is usually a two-night series of events was withered down into an hour-and-a-half-long pre-recorded special that included special performances by Alessia Cara, iskwē, Neon Dreams, and by The Dead South.

As expected, the nominees consisted of a variety of high-profile Canadians from more than one generation of stars including Bryan Adams, Alessia Cara and Tory Lanez, to name a few.

Alessia Cara emerged the top winner with three awards: album and pop album of the year, as well as songwriter of the year. Other highlights included two-time winner Shawn Mendes, who was selected as artist of the year and Lennon Stella who won breakthrough artist.

Check out the complete list of winners below:

Juno Fan Choice
Avril Lavigne -- WINNER

Single of the Year
"Senorita," Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello -- WINNER

International Album of the Year
When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?, Billie Eilish -- WINNER

Album of the Year
The Pains of Growing, Alessia Cara -- WINNER

Artist of the Year
Shawn Mendes -- WINNER

Group of the Year
Loud Luxury -- WINNER

Breakthrough Artist of the Year
Lennon Stella -- WINNER

Breakthrough Group of the Year
Neon Dreams -- WINNER

Songwriter of the Year
Alessia Cara -- WINNER

Country Album of the Year
Meghan Patrick, Wild as Me -- WINNER

Adult Alternative Album of the Year
A Blemish in the Great Light, Half Moon Run -- WINNER

Alternative Album of the Year
Morbid Stuff, Pup -- WINNER

Pop Album of the Year
The Pains of Growing, Alessia Cara -- WINNER

Rock Album of the Year
A War on Everything, The Glorious Sons -- WINNER

Vocal Jazz Album of the Year
Stay Tuned!, Dominique Fils-Aime -- WINNER

Jazz Album of the Year: Solo
Migrations, Jacques Kuba Seguin -- WINNER

Jazz Album of the Year: Group
Abundance, Ernesto Cervini's Turboprop -- WINNER

Instrumental Album of the Year
Inscape, Alexandra Streliski -- WINNER

Francophone Album of the Year
La Nuit Est Une Panthere, Les Louanges -- WINNER

Children's Album of the Year
Greatest Hits, Vol. 4, Big Block Singsong -- WINNER

Classical Album of the Year: Solo or Chamber
detach, Angela Schwarzkopf -- WINNER

Classical Album of the Year: Large Ensemble
The John Adams Album -- WINNER

Classical Album of the Year: Vocal or Choral
Handel: Dixit Dominus; Bach & Schutz: Motets, Ottawa Bach Choir Conducted by Lisette Canton -- WINNER

Classical Composition of the Year
Evta, Ana Sokolovic -- WINNER

Rap Recording of the Year
"Freaky," Torey Lanez -- WINNER

Dance Recording of the Year
"Love Me," Felix Cartal and Lights -- WINNER

R&B/Soul Recording of the Year
Feel It Too, Jessie Reyez, Tory Lanez & Tainy -- WINNER

Reggae Recording of the Year
The Warning Track, Lyndon John X -- WINNER

Indigenous Artist or Group of the Year
Stories From a Downtown Apartment, Celeigh Cardinal -- WINNER

Contemporary Roots Album of the Year
Mohawk, Lee Harvey Osmond -- WINNER

Traditional Roots Album of the Year
Sugar & Joy, The Dead South -- WINNER

Blues Album of the Year
Mad Love, Dawn Tyler Watson -- WINNER

Contemporary Christian/Gospel Album of the Year
The Advent of Christmas, Matt Maher -- WINNER

World Music Album of the Year
Barokan, Djely Tapa -- WINNER

Jack Richardson Producer of the Year
Ben Kaplan -- WINNER

Recording Engineer of the Year
John 'Beetle' Bailey -- WINNER

Album Artwork of the Year
Selections From Cuphead -- WINNER

Music Video of the Year
"Little Star," Sarah Legault and Iskwe -- WINNER

Electronic Album of the Year
Beyond the Senses, Rezz -- WINNER

Metal/Hard Music Album of the Year
Play to Win, Striker -- WINNER

Adult Contemporary Album of the Year
Shine a Light, Bryan Adams -- WINNER

Comedy Album of the Year
Lil Bit of Buddle, Sophie Buddle -- WINNER

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