Congratulations to the Polaris 2017 Short List Nominees!

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Today, Polaris announced its 2017 Short List of 10 Canadian albums which will vie for the Polaris Music Prize being decided September 18 in Toronto. On behalf of CIMA, we’d like to extend a sincere congratulations to all of this year’s excellent nominees!

We’d like to put a special spotlight on the CIMA members who’s artists earned 8 out of the 10 spots in the short list announced today! 

Congratulations to the artist and the amazing teams behind them: 

A Tribe Called Red – We Are The Halluci Nation (Arts & Crafts)
BADBADNOTGOOD – IV (Arts & Crafts)
Gord Downie – Secret Path (Arts & Crafts)
Feist – Pleasure (Arts & Crafts)
Lisa LeBlanc – Why You Wanna Leave, Runaway Queen? (Bonsound)
Lido Pimienta – La Papessa (Kelp Management)
Tanya Tagaq – Retribution (Six Shooter Records)
Leif Vollebekk – Twin Solitude (Secret City Records)

Click here for the full list and more info on the 2017 Polaris Prize.