The Weeknd’s House of Balloons has been nominated for the 2011 Polaris Music Prize which is an award that “honours, celebrates and rewards creativity and diversity in Canadian recorded music”. The winner of the prize is determined by over 200 jurors composed of selected music journalists, broadcasters and bloggers.
The short list of winners will be announced on July 6th and the winner will be determined on September 19th. We will keep you posted on the results.
Source: Polaris Music Prize Website