The Saskatchewan Country Music Association released the nominees for the 29th Annual Saskatchewan Country Music Awards on Friday.
26 categories are up for grabs with the final nominees representing the province’s top musicians and industry personnel.
Tenille Arts leads the charge with five nominees for Album of the Year, Female Artist of the Year, Songwriter of the Year, Interactive Artist of the Year and Video of the Year.
Samara Yung has four nominations. They are Female Artist of the Year, Songwriter of The Year, Album of the Year and Video of the Year.
Blake Berglund leads the men with four nominations for Male Artist of the Year, Album of the Year, Video of the Year, and Interactive Artist of the Year. He is followed by Chris Henderson, Justin LaBrash, and Amy Nelson who each received three mentions.
620 CKRM also has some nominations. #1’s at 1 with Colin Lovequist is up for TV or Radio Show of the Year. Colin is also up for on-air personality and music director of a major market station. 620 CKRM is also up for major market station of the year.
Hosted by Juno nominated, Platinum recording artist Jess Moskaluke, the 2018 awards weekend will be taking place on the April 27th weekend in Prince Albert with the awards themselves being presented on the 28th.