CTV and The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced today the final group of presenters set to make an appearance on the broadcast of THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS.
Airing Sunday, April 1 and hosted by legendary Canadian William Shatner, the country’s preeminent awards broadcast airs from Scotiabank Place in Ottawa LIVE in Ontario, Québec and Atlantic Canada at 8 p.m. ET / 9 p.m. AT, as well as 8 p.m. in British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, and 9 p.m. in Alberta.
The final group of presenters confirmed for THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS Broadcast are:
· Star of award-winning MuchMusic hit DEGRASSI, Annie Clark
· Up-and-coming pop singer-songwriter and chart-climber, Carly Rae Jepsen
· Star of breakout MuchMusic drama series THE L.A. COMPLEX, Cassie Steele
· Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, The Honourable James Moore
· Renowned Canadian country / folk artist and 2012 JUNO Award nominee, Jimmy Rankin
· Ottawa natives and soul boogie R&B trio, MonkeyJunk
· JUNO Award-winning vocal jazz ingénue, Sophie Milman
· International country music star, Terri Clark
These additional broadcast appearances join previously announced presenters Classified, Dan Mangan, Francois Arnaud, Johnny Reid, Jully Black, Kardinal Offishall, Ron Sexsmith, Sam Roberts, Olympians Alexandre Despatie and Jennifer Abel, and members of Anvil: Steve “Lips” Kudlow and Robb Reiner.
The Canadian artists set to perform throughout the star-studded broadcast on CTV include: Blue Rodeo, City and Colour, deadmau5, Feist, Hedley, Hey Rosetta!, K’NAAN, Lights, MC Flipside, Nickelback, Sarah McLachlan, and Simple Plan. Set to take part in the live ‘mixed tape’ performance during THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS broadcast are Alyssa Reid, Anjulie, Dragonette, JRDN and Mia Martina.