Search Past CCMA Award Winners And Nominees

 

 

Winners

2018 Album of the Year

Past The Past (Jess Moskaluke)

2018 Bass Player of the Year

Travis Switzer

2018 Booking Agency of the Year

The Feldman Agency

2018 Country Club of the Year

Ranchman's Cookhouse and Dancehall (Calgary, AB)

2018 Country Festival, Fair or Exhibition of the Year

Cavendish Beach Music Festival (Cavendish, PE)

2018 Country Music Program or Special of the Year

Jess Moskaluke - Home Movie (Corus Entertainment)

2018 Creative Director(s) of the Year

Design Team: Antoine Moonen , Mediavandals, Photography: Delaney Royer (Album: Past The Past, Artist: Jess Moskaluke)

2018 Drummer of the Year

Ben Bradley

2018 Fans' Choice Award

Shania Twain

2018 Female Artist of the Year

Meghan Patrick

2018 Fiddle Player of the Year

Tyler Vollrath

2018 Group or Duo of the Year

The Washboard Union

2018 Guitar Player of the Year

Matt McKay

2018 Industry Person of the Year

Steve Coady (Vice President, Radio Promotions, Warner Music Canada)

2018 Interactive Artist or Group of the Year

Brett Kissel

2018 Keyboard Player of the Year

Bart McKay

2018 Male Artist of the Year

Dallas Smith

2018 Management Company of the Year

Invictus Entertainment Group

2018 Music Director of the Year (Large Market)

Amanda Kingsland - CKBY-FM (Ottawa, ON)

2018 Music Director of the Year (Medium or Small Market)

Paul Ferguson - CHCQ-FM (Belleville, ON)

2018 Music Publishing Company of the Year

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2018 On-Air Personality(ies) of the Year (Large Market)

KX Morning Ride with Ellis & Archer - CJKX-FM (Oshawa, ON)

2018 On-Air Personality(ies) of the Year (Medium or Small Market)

Jason, Jack & Carey Morning Show - CICX-FM (Orillia, ON)

2018 Radio Station of the Year (Large Market)

CISN-FM (Edmonton, AB)

2018 Radio Station of the Year (Medium or Small Market)

CHCQ-FM (Belleville, ON)

2018 Record Company of the Year

Warner Music Canada

2018 Record Producer(s) of the Year

Jeff Dalziel (Album: What We’re Made Of, Artist: The Washboard Union)

2018 Recording Studio of the Year

Bart McKay Productions (Saskatoon, SK)

2018 Retailer of the Year

Spotify Canada Inc.

2018 Rising Star Award

The Reklaws

2018 Ron Sakamoto Talent Buyer or Promoter of the Year

Jim Cressman (Invictus Entertainment Group)

2018 Roots Artist or Group of the Year

The Washboard Union

2018 Single of the Year

Chills (James Barker Band)

2018 Songwriter(s) of the Year

Skip Black, Aaron Goodvin, Catt Gravitt - Lonely Drum (Performed By: Aaron Goodvin)

2018 Specialty Instrument Player of the Year

Shane Guse (Mandolin)

2018 Steel Guitar Player of the Year

Mitch Jay

2018 Top Selling Album of the Year

Now (Shania Twain)

2018 Top Selling Canadian Album

Now (Shania Twain)

2018 Top Selling Canadian Single of the Year

Chills (James Barker Band)

2018 Video Director of the Year

Stephano Barberis (The Bad Guy, Artist: Meghan Patrick, Coming Clean, Artist: Shirley Gnome, Dirt Covered Rhinestone, Artist: Jade Mya, Heart Of A Woman, Artist: Johnny Reid, Hold The Line, Artist: Jesse Mast, Might As Well Be Me, Artist: Chad Brownlee, Neon Smoke, Artist: Gord Bamford, Out Of The Blue, Artist: Chad Brownlee, Sky Stays This Blue, Artist: Dallas Smith, Something To Wrap My Heart Around, Artist: JoJo Mason, What We’re Made Of, Artist: The Washboard Union)

2018 Video of the Year

Sky Stays This Blue (Dallas Smith)

Nominees

2018 Album of the Year

Country Music Made Me Do It (Meghan Patrick)

The Project (Lindsay Ell)

We Were That Song (Brett Kissel)

What We're Made Of (The Washboard Union)

2018 Bass Player of the Year

Chris Byrne

Justin Kudding

Kirby Barber

Lisa Dodd

2018 Booking Agency of the Year

APA Agency

Invictus Entertainment Group

Sakamoto Agency

United Talent Agency

2018 Country Club of the Year

Cook County Saloon (Edmonton, AB)

Gabby's Country Cabaret (Langley, BC)

The Dakota Tavern (Toronto, ON)

The Roxy (Vancouver, BC)

2018 Country Festival, Fair or Exhibition of the Year

Big Valley Jamboree (Camrose, AB)

Boots And Hearts Music Festival (Oro-Medonte, ON)

Calgary Stampede (Calgary, AB)

Rockin' River Country Music Fest (Merritt, BC)

2018 Country Music Program or Special of the Year

Canadian Coast To Coast (Fabmar Communications)

The Casey Clarke Country Countdown (Casey Clarke Productions)

The Casey Clarke Show (Casey Clarke Productions)

The Dungarees Christmas Special (Rogers Media and The Dungarees)

2018 Creative Director(s) of the Year

Design Team: Jason Graham, Photography: John Gaucher (Album: In Comes The Night, Artist: Bobby Wills)

Design Team: Mitchell Nevins, Photography: Margaret Malandruccolo (Single: Loud, Artist: Tim Hicks)

Design Team: Mitchell Nevins, Photography: Phil Crozier (Album: The Squeeze, Artist: The Road Hammers)

Design Team: Rory Gardiner, Loren Stevenson, Photography: Doyle Smith (Interactive Video Brochure, Associate Booklet, Album: Be You, Artist: Rory Gardiner)

2018 Drummer of the Year

Chad Melchert

Flavio Cirillo

Matthew Atkins

Rich DaSilva

2018 Fans' Choice Award

Brett Kissel

Chad Brownlee

Dallas Smith

Dean Brody

Gord Bamford

High Valley

James Barker Band

Jess Moskaluke

Tim Hicks

2018 Female Artist of the Year

Jess Moskaluke

Lindsay Ell

Madeline Merlo

Shania Twain

2018 Fiddle Player of the Year

Ali Raney

Denis Dufresne

Mark Whitehead

Mike Sanyshyn

2018 Group or Duo of the Year

High Valley

Hunter Brothers

James Barker Band

The Reklaws

2018 Guitar Player of the Year

Darren Savard

Derek Caven

Geoff Torrn

Paul Chapman

2018 Industry Person of the Year

Jim Cressman (President, Invictus Entertainment Group)

Mike Denney (President, MDM Recordings Inc.)

Robert Ott (Chairman, CEO, ole)

Shannon McNevan (Director of A&R, Universal Music Canada)

2018 Interactive Artist or Group of the Year

Hunter Brothers

Leaving Thomas

Nice Horse

Tenille Arts

2018 Keyboard Player of the Year

Brendan Waters

Dale Wallace

Mike Little

Scott Galloway

2018 Male Artist of the Year

Bobby Wills

Brett Kissel

Chad Brownlee

Gord Bamford

2018 Management Company of the Year

Big Loud Management LLC.

MDM Artist Management Services

RGK Entertainment Group Inc.

Starseed Entertainment Inc.

2018 Music Director of the Year (Large Market)

Larry Donohue - CFCW (Edmonton, AB)

Peter Walker - CJKX-FM/CHKX-FM (Oshawa, ON/Hamilton, ON)

Steph Hansen - CISN-FM/CKRY-FM (Edmonton, AB/Calgary, AB)

2018 Music Director of the Year (Medium or Small Market)

Cal Gratton - CJVR-FM (Melfort, SK)

Cory Noel - CKFM-FM (Olds, AB)

Jenn Dalen - CKGY-FM (Red Deer, AB)

Shilo Bellis - CJXL-FM (Moncton, NB)

2018 Music Publishing Company of the Year

Royalty Music Publishing Inc.

Sony/ATV Music Publishing Canada

Universal Music Publishing Canada

Warner/Chappell Music Canada

2018 Record Company of the Year

MDM Recordings Inc.

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Open Road Recordings Inc.

Universal Music Canada

2018 Record Producer(s) of the Year

Dan Swinimer (Album: Downtown Kids, Artist: David James)

Danick Dupelle, Tebey (Album: Love A Girl, Artist: Tebey)

Gord Bamford, Phil O'Donnell (Album: Neon Smoke, Artist: Gord Bamford)

Spencer Cheyne, Brett Kissel, Justin Kudding, Bart McKay, Matt McKay, Luke Wooten (Album: We Were That Song, Artist: Brett Kissel)

2018 Recording Studio of the Year

Barrytone Studios (St. Clements, ON)

MCC Recording Studio (Calgary, AB)

OCL Studios (Chestermere, AB)

Revolution Recording (Toronto, ON)

2018 Retailer of the Year

Apple Music

Sunrise Records

2018 Rising Star Award

Aaron Goodvin

Dan Davidson

Hunter Brothers

Leaving Thomas

2018 Ron Sakamoto Talent Buyer or Promoter of the Year

Denise Ross (Live Nation Entertainment)

Emmanuel Patterson (Live Nation Entertainment)

Julia Rambeau (MRG Group)

Paul Biro (Sakamoto Agency)

2018 Roots Artist or Group of the Year

Donovan Woods

Jessica Mitchell

Lindi Ortega

The Lovelocks

2018 Single of the Year

Country Music Made Me Do It (Meghan Patrick)

Drive Me Away (Jess Moskaluke)

Lonely Drum (Aaron Goodvin)

Side Effects (Dallas Smith)

2018 Songwriter(s) of the Year

Dan Isbell, Meghan Patrick, Jeremy Stover - Country Music Made Me Do It (Performed By: Meghan Patrick)

Dean Brody, Matt Rovey - 8th Day (Performed By: Dean Brody)

James Barker, Gavin Slate, Travis Wood - It’s Working (Performed By: James Barker Band)

Zach Abend, Corey Crowder, Jess Moskaluke - Drive Me Away (Performed By: Jess Moskaluke)

2018 Specialty Instrument Player of the Year

Connor Riddell (Banjo)

David Barber (Banjo)

Denis Dufresne (Banjo)

Mitch Jay (Dobro)

2018 Steel Guitar Player of the Year

Chris Altmann

Doug Johnson

John Ellis

Mark Whitehead

2018 Video Director of the Year

Ben Knechtel (Chills, Artist: James Barker Band, Drive Me Away, Artist: Jess Moskaluke, Hometown Kids, Artist: The Reklaws)

Gavin Michael Booth (Born and Raised, Artist: Hunter Brothers, Slide Over, Artist: Tim Hicks, Sombrero, Artist: Scotty James, Those Were The Nights, Artist: Hunter Brothers, You Get To Me, Artist: River Town Saints)

Joel Stewart (All About Her, Artist: Paul Brandt, In Comes The Night, Artist: Bobby Wills, Kill Your Love, Artist: Jess Moskaluke, Past The Past, Artist: Jess Moskaluke)

Travis Nesbitt (Anywhere With You, Artist: The Dungarees, Ring The Bells, Artist: The Dungarees, Say We Did, Artist: Dan Davidson, Shine, Artist: The Washboard Union)

2018 Video of the Year

Drive Me Away (Jess Moskaluke)

Hometown Kids (The Reklaws)

The Bad Guy (Meghan Patrick)

We Were That Song (Brett Kissel)