She is a multiplatinum recording artist, an 8-time JUNO winner, and a native of Calgary. He is a Manitoban Olympic gold medalist (skeleton) and host of The Amazing Race Canada. Together, they will co-host the 2016 JUNO Awards in Calgary on April 3. Yes, it is Jann Arden and Jon Montgomery. Jann previously hosted the JUNOs in Hamilton in 1997 while Jon was one of the presenters at the 2010 gala in St. John’s. The two beloved Canadian hosers will fill the evening with wit and class as they host an impressive list of performers including teen heartthrob Alessia Cara, rock icon Bryan Adams, country superstar Dean Brody, acoustic pop charmer Shawn Mendes, and Grammy winning R&B crooner The Weeknd.
“Jann and Jon are going to knock out JUNO viewers and the crowd in Calgary with their charisma, comedy, and great sense of fun,” says John Brunton, Executive Producer of the event. The 2016 JUNO awards airs live from Calgary on CTV April 3, at 7 p.m. ET. Watch the two hosts below with the announcement from CTV’s lovely Marci Ien.