Showing posts with label awards. Show all posts
Showing posts with label awards. Show all posts

July 17, 2012

Polaris Music Prize Short List Announced


The Polaris Music Prize, one of the most coveted awards in Canada, is chosen by a group of journalists and broadcasters and is awarded to the best album of the year from Canada, regardless of sales. First, a list of 40 nominees is announced, then a month later, that list is narrowed down to 10. The short list of the 10 potential winners was announced this afternoon. The nominees are:

Cadence Weapon - Hope In Dirt City
Cold Specks - I Predict A Grateful Expulsion
Drake - Take Care
Kathleen Edwards - Voyageur
Feist - Metals
Fucked Up - David Comes To Life
Grimes - Visions
Handsome Furs - Sound Kapital
Japandroids - Celebration Rock
YAMANTAKA // SONIC TITAN - YT // ST

The winner of the prize will be announced on September 24th. 

Who would you like to see win? Think they left any good ones out?