- Kaytranada received dance recording of the year for “bubba.”
- The album received within the equivalent category, best dance/digital album, at the Grammys on March 14.
The Weeknd became the massive winner on the first night of the Juno awards, which honor the yr’s first-class track with the aid of Canadian artists. The superstar took 3 of the 37 awards supplied Friday (June 4) at a digital occasion dubbed the Juno establishing nighttime awards presented by tracking Canada.
His megahit “blinding lighting” gained single of the year, his album after-hours won contemporary r&b recording of the yr, and he took the prize for songwriter of the yr in tandem with his collaborator’s stomach (Ahmad base) and Jason “daheala” Quenneville.
The Weeknd changed into famously shut out in the nominations for the 63rd annual grammy awards. He has fared a great deal better just about everywhere else. The Weeknd turned into the most effective more than one Juno winner on Friday. Those three wins bring his career total of Juno awards to thirteen. This is his 2d win for a single of the 12 months. He won in that class five years in the past with “can’t sense my face.”
The Weeknd did no longer accept his awards stay thru zoom, as most of Friday’s recipients did. He is likewise nominated in 3 classes on the televised display, set to air Sunday, June 6. He’s vying for album of the 12 months, artist of the yr and the fan-voted Juno fan preference award. Six awards can be supplied at the telecast.
Kaytranada received dance recording of the year for bubba. He is the primary black male solo winner in the dance category, which originated in 1992. Bubba won inside the equivalent category, fine dance/electronic album, at the Grammys on March 14.
Wondagurl (ebony Naomi oshunrinde) became the first black lady to win the jack Richardson producer of the yr award. Furthermore, wondagurl is the primary girl of any race or ethnicity to succeed in this category who isn’t commonly referred to as an artist. Wondagurl, a Canadian manufacturer, songwriter, and record government, has worked with pop smoke, jack boys, Mariah Carey, Travis Scott, jay-z, Drake, and Kanye West.
Harry styles’ high-quality line received worldwide album of the yr. The album has been a worldwide award magnet. Its most significant hit, “watermelon sugar,” gained a grammy for best pop solo overall performance and a Brit award for British unmarried.