The 2017 Polaris Music Prize Short List was announced earlier today in Toronto, ON.
The 40 album long list was narrowed down to the top ten short list nominees! FACTOR funded albums are highlighted in the final list below:
We Are The Halluci Nation – A Tribe Called Red
IV – BADBADNOTGOOD
Pleasure – Feist
Secret Path – Gord Downie
You Want It Darker – Leonard Cohen
Why You Wanna Leave, Runaway Queen? – Lisa LeBlanc
Twin Solitude – Leif Vollebekk
La Papessa – Lido Pimienta
Retribution – Tanya Tagaq
Weaves – Weaves
The winner of the 2017 Polaris Music Prize Award will be announced at the gala on September 18th in Toronto at the Carlu.