Congratulations to all our 2018 laureates!
Please join us in congratulating this year's laureates. Tweet with us @GovGPAA #GGAwards. Watch the 2018 laureate announcement video.


You can still watch the Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards Special Presentation from CBC-TV here. The full live stream is hosted by ICI-Radio-Canada here.

The Governor General's Performing Arts Awards are pleased to welcome Birks as presenting sponsor for the GGPAA Gala.

Recipient news

Congratulations to our JUNO-nominated laureates, Michael Bublé, Bruce Cockburn, the late Gord Downie of The Tragically Hip, Janina Fialkowska and Buffy Sainte-Marie.

Congratulations to our laureates who were appointed to the Order of Canada, Jean Pierre Desrosiers, Brigitte Haentjens, William Shatner, Denis Villeneuve and GGPAA co-founder Brian Robertson.


Find laureate news, announcement videos and more on our blog.

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