The winners will be announced at the 2016 Indie Awards show during Canadian Music Week in Toronto, on May 4th at the Phoenix Concert Theatre. The Awards will feature performances by the Strumbellas, Wintersleep and more. A limited number of tickets are still available here.
Congratulations Buffy, and to all of this year’s nominees!
Buffy Sainte-Marie took home two 2016 JUNO Awards tonight at the JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards in Calgary for Power in the Blood, in the Contemporary Roots Album of the Year and Aboriginal Album of the Year categories. Congratulations Buffy!
Watch the entire JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards on Juno TV.
View the full list of 2016 JUNO Award winners this evening here.
Be sure to tune into the 2016 JUNO Awards broadcast live from Calgary on Sunday, April 3 to catch a very special appearance by Buffy Sainte-Marie.
In addition to her three nominations this year, Buffy Sainte-Marie is pleased to announce that she will make a very special appearance at the 2016 JUNO Awards broadcast on Sunday, April 3.
The 45th Annual JUNO Awards will broadcast live from Calgary at The Scotiabank Saddledome, and will be co-hosted by Jann Arden and Jon Montgomery.
The show will also feature a star-studded list of performers, including Alessia Cara, Bryan Adams, Coleman Hell, Dean Brody, Dear Rouge, Scott Helman, Shawn Hook, Shawn Mendes, The Weeknd, and Whitehorse, as well as a special tribute to 2016 Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductee, Burton Cummings.
Don’t miss it! Tune into CTV at 7pm ET / 5pm MT on Sunday, April 3.
Buffy Sainte-Marie’s 1964 debut album It’s My Way is among the 25 recordings added to the U.S. Library of Congress’s National Recording Registry this year.
Each year 25 recordings are added to the Registry, which now totals 450. This year’s additions span the years 1911-1986 and were selected for their “cultural, artistic and/or historical significance to American society and the nation’s aural legacy.”
Other recordings added to the Registry this year include Billy Joel’s “Piano Man,” Gloria Gaynor’s “I Will Survive,” The Supremes’ “Where Did Our Love Go,” John Coltrane’s “A Love Supreme” and Metallica’s Master of Puppets.
Check out the full list of Registry selections here.
Buffy Sainte-Marie will perform at the 2016 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival this Spring, which takes place over April 22 thru May 1 at Fair Grounds Race Course.
In great company with a stellar and exciting line up, Buffy will perform on Thursday, April 28 on the Fais Do Do stage.
Early bird tickets are on sale now, get yours here.
Check out the below to see who else will be performing this year:
2015’s Best Of lists continue to recognize Buffy Sainte-Marie! The Huffington Post has included Buffy’s song “Power in the Blood” in their Top 25 Best Songs of the 2015. Check out the who else made the cut here.
Vulture has included Buffy Sainte-Marie’s concert at the Highland Ballroom in New York as one of their Top 10 Best Concerts of 2015, in great company with performances by Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, Drake, Blur, Nicki Minaj and Sleater-Kinney to name a few. Check out who else made the list here.
NPR Music critic and correspondent Ann Powers has shared her list of her favorite albums of 2015, and we’re pleased to share that Buffy Sainte-Marie’s Power in the Blood is among her selections. Check out the whole list here.