JUNO Week 2015 will touch down on the province through the combined efforts of the Province of Ontario and the City of Hamilton. The JUNO Awards return to Hamilton after the success of THE 2001 JUNO Awards; previous stops to the city include 1995, 1996, 1997, and 1999.
The Juno Awards started in the year 1970 to acknowledge the Canadian musical artists achievements in all aspects of music. The Juno Awards are named in tribute of Pierre Juneau. He was the first President of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission and former President of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
The Juno Awards of 2013 honored the achievements of Canadian music industry in the latter part of 2011 and in most of 2012. The awards ceremony was hosted by Michael Bublé at the Brandt Centre and the supporting events were held in the city of Moose Jaw. The 44th annual JUNO Awards will be broadcast live from First Ontario Centre on Sunday, March 15, 2015.