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ECMA Announces 2019 Award Nominations Jan 28
Awards Week in Charlottetown on May 1-5, 2019
By John Gavin, Tuesday, January 29, 2019


The East Coast Music Association was thrilled to announce the 2019 East Coast Award Nominees on Monday, January 28.

Classified leads the pack with seven nominations, and Ben Caplan follows with six. Jeremy Dutcher earned five nominations, while Fortunate Ones, Hillsburn, Paper Lions and Neon Dreams each garner four.

Cape Breton received 17 nominations, New Brunswick received 31, Newfoundland received 33, Nova Scotia received 106 and PEI received 32.

CLASSIFIED received 7 nominations for: Producer, Album, Rap/Hip-Hop Recording, Solo Recording, Songwriter, Fan's Choice Video, Video

BEN CAPLAN received 6 nominations for: Folk Recording, Solo Recording, Song, Songwriter, Fan's Choice Entertainer, Fan's Choice Video.

JEREMY DUTCHER received 5 nominations for: Classical Composition, Contemporary Roots Recording, Indigenous Artist, Rising Star, Solo Recording

HILLSBURN received 4 nominations for: Group Recording, Fan's Choice Video, Fan's Choice Entertainer, Video

FORTUNATE ONES received 4 nominations for: Album, Group Recording, Fan's Choice Entertainer, Songwriter

PAPER LIONS received 4 nominations for: Album, Group Recording, Pop Recording, Fan's Choice Entertainer

NEON DREAMS received 4 nominations for: Pop Recording, Fan's Choice Entertainer, Video, Fans Choice Video

FORTUNATE ONES received 4 nominations for: Album, Group Recording, Songwriter, Fans Choice Entertainer

For all nominations, go to the above posted website