Live From The 2011 Juno Awards
The 2011 Juno Awards are being held tonight at the Air Canada Center in Toronto. We're at the event and will bring you live updates from the ceremony. There's only a few hours left until we find out who will win album of the year.
Make sure you visit our 2011 Juno Awards photo gallery.
Updates being at 8PM EST on March 27, 2011.
NOTE: This event is now finished!
8:00: Opening intro with the host of the Junos, Drake.
8:02: Drake skypes with Justin Bieber. Bieber mentions that he's been a fan of Sarah McLachlan since was a kid. Drake sings I Will Remember you to the teen idol.
8:04: Down With Webster begins the Junos by performing Time to Win, Your Man and Whoa is Me.
8:08: Drake is announced as the host of the evening. He mentions that it's the 40th anniversary of the Junos.
8:10: Drake sings the intro to a canadian "classic", Informer by Snow while Chilly Gonzales plays on piano.
8:14 Deadmau5 & Buck 65 come out to present the award for Group of The Year.
8:15 The Juno goes to... Arcade Fire
8:26 Justin Bieber wins the Juno Fan Choice award.
8:33 Arcade Fire walks away with Sonmgwriter of the Year.
8:34 Hedley perform Perfect.
8:44 Brian Adams comes out. He welcomes and intros Shania Twain to the Canadian Music Hall of Fame.
8:52 Shania accepts her induction. Thanks Canada.. "Canada, I love our bush".
8:57 Robbie Robertson intros a love letter to Toronto.
9:01 Sarah Harmer comes out to play Carey
9:05 Jim Cuddy & Sarah Slean are next with If You Could Read My Mind. Followed by City And Color with Old Man. Kevin Hearn with Genetic Method and then finally all of them perform The Shape I'm In.
9:14 Shad and Buffy Ste. Marie hand out the award for New Artist of the Year to..
9:15 Meaghan Smith!
9:20 Tokyo Police Club perform Bambi
9:23 Ben Mulroney intros the One Winner pack.
9:30 Barenaked Ladies are out. They're about to announce the Single of the Year.
9:33 And the award goes to K'naan Wavin' Flag.
9:35 Jonny Reid performs Today I'm Gonna try to Change the World.
9:47 Yoko Onno comes out to talks about her Bed-In in Montreal. Canada helped inspire Give Peace a Chance.
9:49 Broken Social Scene perform World Sick.
9:53 Dan Hill & Melanie Fiona are out to present the award for Pop Album Of The Year.
9:54 The Juno goes to Justin Bieber.
10:01 Daniel Lanois intros the Allen Walters Humanitarian Award for Neil Young.
10:02 Neil Young montage is shown.
10:03 Neil Young comes out and accept his well deserved award.
10:14 Feist comes out and introduces Arcade Fire. The Grammy award winners perform Rococo off The Suburbs.
10:19 Randy Bachman is out to present the award for Artist of the Year.
10:20 Neil Young Wins!
10:21 Neil comes out "What year is this?". He then adds "Arcade Fire what a group! Justin Bieber... what can I say?"
10:23 Chromeo to perform Hot Mess after the break.
10:33 Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson are out to present Album of The Year..
10:34 ARCADE FIRE.. Clean Album of The Year sweep!