We caught up with DRAE to discuss the Capital Music Awards, their incredible success over the last year, and growth in the Ottawa music scene.
Capital Music Awards
Our pick for VOTW from the week of April 20, 2020, went on to win Video of the Year at the Capital Music Awards!
In a digital broadcast on May 7, Ottawa music industry leaders presented eight artists with Capital Music Awards.
Follow #CapitalMusicAwards for live updates.
Despite the recent ugly temperatures, the tulips are putting on their annual spring show for us, so the only mood in Ottawa right now can be hopeful! I’m channeling hopefulness this weekend, friends, as we face another one in lockdown, but inching closer to warmer weather, herd immunity, and that sweet, sweet freedom of the red zone!
Watch the Capital Music Awards show on May 7 via YouTube or Rogers TV, Channel 22 in Ottawa.
Ottawa music acts in the running include Night Lovell, Tiagz, DRAE, Andrew Cassara, Céleste Lévis, Marie-Clo, Paragon Cause, Harea Band, Jessica Pearson & The East Wind, Jean Cloutier, The PepTides, Asuquomo, and Moonfruits.
Voting is now open for three Capital Music Award categories to be decided by the public.
The winners will be announced during a special broadcast of the Capital Music Awards on April 29.
There was a tie for Song of the Year at the inaugural Capital Music Awards.
In this liminal moment between Daylight Savings and the first day of spring we are presented with what looks like the perfect pre-spring weekend!
Nominations can be made online until February 14.