Nelly Furtado to Host and Perform at the 2024 JUNO Awards in Halifax
Canadian Pop Icon Returns to the JUNO Stage for an Unforgettable Evening
Today, the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) made waves with a series of major announcements that are sure to excite music lovers across the nation. The Marquee Ballroom in downtown Halifax served as the backdrop for the unveiling of these exciting revelations. Among the headlines, it was announced that Canadian pop sensation, Nelly Furtado, will take the reins as host and grace the stage with a dazzling performance at the 2024 JUNO Awards Broadcast.
The 53rd Annual JUNO Awards: A Night to Remember
Set to take place at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, the 53rd Annual JUNO Awards, produced by Insight Productions (a Boat Rocker company), promises to be a night to remember. This grand celebration of Canadian music excellence will be broadcast and streamed live across Canada at 8 p.m. ET/9 p.m. AST on CBC TV, CBC Gem, CBC Radio One, CBC Music, CBC Listen, and globally at CBCMusic.ca/junos and CBC Music's YouTube page.
Tickets On Sale November 10th
Music enthusiasts, mark your calendars! Tickets for The 2024 JUNO Awards go on sale starting November 10th. Prices start at $57.50 (including tax plus fees) and can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.ca/junos.
Nelly Furtado: A Music Legend Returns
Nelly Furtado is no stranger to the JUNO stage. The legendary singer, songwriter, and pop superstar is set to host the JUNO Awards for the second time, following her debut in Saskatoon back in 2007. Her first appearance made history as she became the first nominee with multiple nods to win every award she was nominated for, leaving an indelible mark on JUNO history.
With an impressive career spanning over two decades, Furtado boasts over 20 billion global streams and has sold over 35 million albums worldwide. Her chart-topping albums, including "Loose," "Whoa Nelly," and "Folklore," have garnered numerous platinum and multi-platinum certifications across the globe, solidifying her status as a musical powerhouse.
Furtado's exploration of the Spanish language music scene with "Mi Plan" catapulted her to the top spot on the US Latin Billboard chart, earning her a Latin Grammy for Best Female Pop Vocal. This year, she delighted fans with new music, continuing to captivate millions of listeners worldwide.
"I'm excited to return to host and perform at The 2024 JUNO Awards in Halifax," Furtado expressed. "The JUNOS have always put a spotlight on the abundance of musical talent we have coming out of Canada, while helping launch many young careers. I am beyond excited to share the stage and perform alongside this unbelievable lineup in March."
Get ready for an electrifying evening of music and celebration as Nelly Furtado brings her charisma and talent back to the JUNO Awards stage in Halifax. It's a night you won't want to miss!