Polaris Music Prize

Polaris Music Prize

2016 Polaris Prize winner Kaytranada
September 18, 2017
by FYI Staff

The winner of Canadian music's most prestigious prize will be decided tonight. To help get you primed, here's a video from each of the ten superb albums in contention this year.

Leonard doffs his hat.
September 18, 2017
by David Farrell

Tonight the winner will be announced at a gala event in Toronto. The grand prize is $50K and global notice—and, thanks to Slaight Music, second place prizes of $3K go to the nine other acts on the Short List.

August 18, 2017
by FYI Staff

A collection of entertaining news and videos for your enjoyment.

Polaris Long List announced
June 13, 2017
by External Source

The Weeknd, Gord Downie, Leonard Cohen, Tragically Hip, and Tanya Tagaq predictably made the cut this year, but there are many others who can benefit from the exposure.