February 12th, 2013
The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) is pleased to announce k.d. lang as the 2013 inductee into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. In a career spanning over 25 years, the Edmonton native has re-written the rules of country and pop music, garnering eight JUNO Awards and four Grammy Awards in the process. Refusing to be categorized, lang has established herself as one of the most innovative, groundbreaking artists in Canadian music history.
On Sunday, April 21, 2013, lang will be honoured at the 42nd Annual JUNO Awards Broadcast on CTV from the Brandt Centre in Regina, SK. Michael Buble was announced as this year’s host during the Super Bowl in an ad that featured Nickleback’s Chad Kroeger and his fiance Avril Lavigne.
Tickets for the JUNO Awards go on sale Friday, Feb 22ruary at 11E/8P and are available through the Evraz Place Box Office, by phone at 1-800-970-7328, and online at www.ticketmaster.ca. Nominations for the 2013 JUNO Awards will be announced on February 19, with further news on performers, presenters, and tickets to follow in the coming weeks.Tweet