Juno Awards postpone announcement of winners indefinitely

The news comes after the official ceremony was cancelled

After cancelling the 49th annual Juno Awards ceremony due to the spread of coronavirus, the organizers of the Juno Awards have announced that they’re postponing the announcement of this year’s winners indefinitely.

“After much consideration & due to the escalating COVID-19 crisis & its impact on our communities, we have made the decision to hold off indefinitely on the announcement of the 2020 JUNO Award winners,” the organizers wrote on Twitter. “Our focus will be to support the music community during this crisis and when appropriate, we will duly honour our artists and their achievements.

Originally, the ceremony was going to take place in Saskatoon on March 15th, but it was cancelled a few days before.

Read the announcement in full below and check out the full list of 2020 Juno Award nominees here.