Justin Bieber and DRAKE are set to go head-to-head at this year’s 2011 JUNO Awards with multiple nominations in the same categories. Drake leads way with 6 nominations while Justin Bieber trails close behind with 4 nominations.
The Juno Awards are presented annually to Canadian artists and bands for artistic acknowledgment and technical achievements in all aspects of music.
Justin Bieber received 4 nominations for “Best Album” and “Best Artist“, as well as “Best Pop” album for My World 2.0. And the “International Album of the Year” award, which is based on nationwide retail record sales.
Drake’s nominations include “Best Songwriter, Best Rap Recording, Best Album“, and “Best Single“. The rapper will also compete in the “Juno Fan Choice Award” as well as “Artist of the Year.”
The JUNOS will air live on the CTV network (March 27th, 2011) from the Air Canada Center in Toronto.