2019 Winners & Nominees

SINGLE OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by Pure Country 106
“Denim on Denim” - Tebey
“Feels Like That” – The Reklaws *WINNER
“Little Girl” – Kira Isabella
“Loud” – Tim Hicks
“Walls Come Down” – Meghan Patrick

ALBUM OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by Country 93.5
Country Music Made Me Do It – Meghan Patrick *WINNER
Feels Like That – The Reklaws
Heart of Glass – Jessica Mitchell
New Tattoo – Tim Hicks
The Story – Leah Daniels

SONGWRITER(S) OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by SOCAN
Jason Blaine, Deric Ruttan, Brett Beavers – “Ain’t Got Growin’ Up Down Yet”, Recorded by Jason Blaine
Meghan Patrick, Kelly Archer, Justin Weaver – “Walls Come Down”, Recorded by Meghan Patrick *WINNER
Tebey, Ryan Lafferty – “Who’s Gonna Love You”, Recorded by Tebey
Tebey, Sam Ellis, Elizabeth Elkins – “Little Girl”, Recorded by Kira Isabella
Tim Hicks, Todd Clark, Gavin Slate, Travis Wood – “Loud”, Recorded by Tim Hicks
Todd Clark, Jenna Walker, Stuart Walker, Travis Wood, Donovan Woods – “Feels Like That”, Recorded by The Reklaws

FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by Spring Tree Farm
Jessica Mitchell
Kira Isabella
Leah Daniels
Meghan Patrick *WINNER
Tianna Woods

MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by ECAO/IBEW
Andrew Hyatt
Eric Ethridge
Jason Blaine
Jim Cuddy
Tebey
Tim Hicks *WINNER

GROUP OR DUO OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by Country 103
Cold Creek County
James Barker Band
Johnson Crook
The Redhill Valleys
The Reklaws *WINNER

ROOTS ARTIST OR GROUP OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by Skelton Truck Lines
Jessica Mitchell
Mackenzie Leigh Meyer
The Abrams *WINNER
The Redhill Valleys
The Western Swing Authority

FRANCOPHONE ARTIST OR GROUP OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by Desjardins
Gabrielle Goulet *WINNER
Kristine St-Pierre
Les Rats d’Swompe
Reney Ray
Stef Paquette

RISING STAR - Sponsored by Slaight Music
Brad James
Jade Eagleson *WINNER
Kris Barclay
Robyn Ottolini
Ryan Langdon

MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by MNP
“1 st ” – Leah Daniels
“Blaze of Nothing” – Kansas Stone
“Got Your Name On It” – Jade Eagleson
“The Worst Kind” – Tim Hicks (feat. Lindsay Ell)
“Walls Come Down” – Meghan Patrick *WINNER

FANS’ CHOICE - Sponsored by Ontario Creates
James Barker Band
Meghan Patrick *WINNER
Tebey
The Reklaws
Tim Hicks

RECORD PRODUCER(S) OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by MetalWorks
J. Richard Hutt - Tianna Woods, “My Eyes Are Up Here”
Jason Barry - The Western Swing Authority, Big Deal
Jeff Dalziel - Ryan Langdon, “Leave Me Right”; The Washboard Union, What We’re Made Of *WINNER
Karen Kosowski – The Common Cause Collective, “Rise Up Redux”; Kira Isabella, “I Don’t Wanna Know”, Jessica Mitchell, Heart of Glass; Leah Daniels, The Story
Scott Cooke, Doug Oliver – Cold Creek County, “Money”

INDUSTRY PERSON OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by Seeds CPA
Amanda Kingsland, Country 101.1
Dave Woods, In The Country
Mike Denney, MDM Recordings
Ron Kitchener, RGK Entertainment *WINNER
Steve Coady, Warner Music Canada

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR (LARGE MARKET)
CJBX BX 93, London
CJKX KX96, Oshawa
CKBY Country 101.1, Ottawa *WINNER
CKDK NEW Country 104, Woodstock
CKKL COUNTRY 94, Ottawa

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR (MEDIUM MARKET) - Sponsored by Lucknow’s Music in the Fields
CFCO Country 92.9, Chatham
CHCQ-FM Cool 100.1 FM, Belleville *WINNER
CICS KICX 91.7, Sudbury
CKQM Country 105, Peterborough
CKXC Country 93.5, Kingston

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR (SMALL MARKET)
CHAW Country 103, Little Current
CICX Pure Country 106, Orillia *WINNER
CJDL-FM Country 107.3, Tillsonburg
CKYC Country 93, Owen Sound
CKYY Country 89, Welland

IMPACT AWARD
The Good Brothers

COMPASS AWARD - Sponsored by Nielsen
Tim Hicks

STEVE & HOLLY KASSAY GENEROUS SPIRIT AWARD
Cadence Grace