Update: Leonard Cohen Is Artist Of The Year 2017; You Want It Darker Named Album Of Year
Leonard Cohen 2017 Juno Award Nominations
- Album of the Year: Leonard Cohen You Want It Darker
- Artist of the Year: Leonard Cohen
- Songwriter of the Year: Leonard Cohen “You Want It Darker,” “It Seemed the Better Way,” “Traveling Light”
- Adult Alternative Album of the Year: Leonard Cohen You Want It Darker
2017 Juno Award Tribute To Leonard Cohen
The 2017 Juno Awards are broadcast on Sunday, April 2 on CTV. Today, the network and the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences have announced that Feist will perform a Leonard Cohen tribute at the awards show. She is set to play an “arrangement of one of Cohen’s classic songs,” according to a press release.
From Feist to Perform Leonard Cohen Tribute at 2017 Juno Awards by Matthew Strauss (Pitcjfork: 27 March 2017). Photo by Jason Persse – Flickr: Feist, CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikipedia Commons
Previous Leonard Cohen Juno Awards
Note; In addition to these awards, Leonard Cohen has received numerous nominations
Leonard Cohen Inducted Into Canadian Music Hall Of Fame 1991
All posts dealing with Leonard Cohen and the Junos can be accessed at Juno Awards
Credit Due Department: Photo of Mr Cohen at Junos from Library and Archives Canada. Photographer: Barry Roden. Thanks to Linda Sturgess for contributions to this post.