The Covenant Awards exist to celebrate the very best in Canadian Christian music. 

The Covenant Awards are the leading national awards for Canadian Christian Music. Over 30 awards were presented on November 5, 2015, at an elegant evening banquet featuring live music from some of 2015's leading nominees.

Congratulations to all the 2015 Covenant Award winners!


The 37TH ANNUAL COVENANT AWARD winners:

 

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Roy Salmond
 

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Matt Maher - Saints And Sinners
 

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Fresh IE
 

FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Chelsea Amber
 

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Drew Brown
 

GROUP OF THE YEAR

The City Harmonic
 

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Informants
 

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR

Andrew Horrocks
 

ALBUM ARTWORK OF THE YEAR

Steve Bell - Pilgrimage - Design by Roberta Hansen
 

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Diamond in the Rough (Acoustic) - Chelsea Amber
 

SONG OF THE YEAR

Jon Neufeld - Come Alive (Songwriters: Jon Neufeld, Allen Salmon)
 

RECORDED SONG OF THE YEAR

Tim Neufeld & The Glory Boys - I'm Free      
 

COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR

Fresh IE with Paul Brandt, The Color, Cynthia Hamar, The City Harmonic, Fraser Campbell, Tasman Jude, Scribe, Cote, One8Tea, Tuzil, Jon Loeppky and Matt Gilman - Collide: City of Worship 2
 

CHILDREN’S ALBUM OF THE YEAR 

Brad Guldemond - Let It Out!     
 

COUNTRY ALBUM OF THE YEAR

The Amundruds - Sweetest Sound    
 

FOLK ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Steve Bell - Pilgrimage    
 

FRANCOPHONE ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Sebastian Demrey & Jimmy Lahaie - Heritage Cantiques de Noel    
 

GOSPEL ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Jireh Gospel Choir - Get Up    
 

INSPIRATIONAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR

The Wiebes - Arise O Sleeper    
 

INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Trevor Dick Band - New World    
 

JAZZ/BLUES ALBUM OF THE YEAR 

newworldson - All The Way Live     
 

POP ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Chelsea Amber - Introducing Chelsea Amber       
 

PRAISE & WORSHIP ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Marcel & Ruth Preston - Living Waters
 

RAP ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Malichi - Real Life
 

ROCK ALBUM OF THE YEAR 

Manic Drive - VIP    
 

SEASONAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Josh Lake - 40cm Of Funk      
 

SOUTHERN GOSPEL ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Torchmen Quartet - Run Through The Gates    
 

ABORIGINAL SONG OF THE YEAR

Rise Again (Songwriters: Treneta Bowden & Sean Spicer)
 

CHILDREN’S SONG OF THE YEAR

Every Kid In The House Tonight (Songwriters: Rick Colhoun & Russ Smith)
 

COUNTRY SONG OF THE YEAR

Under Stars (Songwriters: Coalmont)
 

FOLK SONG OF THE YEAR

Count Me In (Songwriter: Rob Berg)
 

FRANCOPHONE SONG OF THE YEAR

Libère-moi de moi-même (Songwriter: Luc Dumont)
 

GOSPEL SONG OF THE YEAR

But Your Praise (Lyrics: Derin Bello; Music: Derin Bello and Andrew Horrocks)
 

INSPIRATIONAL SONG OF THE YEAR

I Am Not (Songwriters: Rachelle Luk & Mike Klose)
 

INSTRUMENTAL SONG OF THE YEAR

You Are Holy (Instrumental) (Music: Ron Fischer)
 

JAZZ/BLUES SONG OF THE YEAR

Awaken My Love (Songwriter: Sean Spicer)
 

POP SONG OF THE YEAR

One Sure Thing (Songwriters: Tony Wood, Rusty Varenkamp, James Shiels & Jordan Janzen)
 

PRAISE & WORSHIP SONG OF THE YEAR

Waiting On You (Songwriters: Glenn Vincent Breen & Michael Rossback)
 

RAP SONG OF THE YEAR

Broken Veil (Songwriters: Robert Wilson, Elias Dummer, Eric Fusilier, Aaron Powell & Josh Vanderlaan)
 

ROCK SONG OF THE YEAR

Run (Songwriters: West of Here)
 

SEASONAL SONG OF THE YEAR

What Kind of King (Songwriter: Carolyn Arends)
 

URBAN SONG OF THE YEAR

Diamond in the Rough (Songwriters: Chelsea Amber & Paul Colman)