July 15, 2015 (Toronto, ON) – The Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA®) announced this years 2015 nominees, which includes Royalty Records artists’, Tristan Horncastle up for “Rising Star of the Year” and The Boom Chucka Boys nominated for “Group of the Year”, “Album Design of the Year” and Gord Bamford for “Producer of the Year” for The Boom Chucka Boy’s album – Ramble. Ben Shillabeer of The Boom Chucka Boys is also up for the “All-Star Band Award – Drummer of the Year”.



Royalty Records has also been nominated for ‘Record Label of the Year”, President/CEO – Rob Smith is up for “Record Label Person of the Year” and Royalty Music Publishing Inc. is up for “Music Publishing Company of the Year”.

Eight (8) awards will be presented on the 2015 CCMA Awards Show, being broadcast on CBC-TV at 8 p.m. local time (8:30 p.m. NT) with an encore airing on CMT (Canada) at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT on Sunday, September 13.

This years awards will take place in Halifax on Sunday September 13th, 2015 at the Scotiabank Centre. Tickets for the show are now available to purchase here.

For a full list of nominees click here  





About the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA):
Established in 1976, the CCMA is a membership-based, not-for-profit organization committed to the promotion and recognition of Canadian country music. Built upon the foundation to educate, elevate and celebrate Canadian talent, the CCMA progressively heralds the spirit, community and creativity that country music fosters through year-round initiatives, culminating every fall with Country Music Week and the Canadian Country Music Association Awards. Local sponsors of the CCMA Discovery Program – Atlantic Canada include the Province of Nova Scotia, the City of Halifax and the Government of Canada through the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency.


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Kathryn Hummel
Royalty Records Inc.
(416) 712-9375


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