Past Winners

Rising Star

2020 Krissy Feniak
2019 Ryan Lindsay
2018 The Prairie States
2017 The Dungarees
2016 Dan Davidson
2015 Trinity Bradshaw
2014 The Boom Chucka Boys
2013 Brett Kissel

HORIZON MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR

2020 Ryan Lindsay
2019 Drew Gregory
2018 Dan Davidson
2017 Dan Davidson
2016 Bobby Wills
2015 Drew Gregory
2014 Brett Kissel
2013 Bobby Wills
2012 Bobby Wills
2011 Shane Chisolm

Horizon FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR

2020 Mariya Stokes
2019 Mariya Stokes
2018 Lauren Mayell
2017 Alee
2016 Trinity Bradshaw
2015 Lindsay Ell
2014 Alee
2013 Alee
2012 Tenille
2011 Tenille

Horizon GROUP/DUO OF THE YEAR

2020 Nice Horse
2019 The Prairie States
2018 Nice Horse
2017 The Dungarees
2016 Domino
2015 Domino
2014 The Boom Chucka Boys
2013 PEAR
2012 PEAR
2011 The Travelling Mabels

FAN’S CHOICE

2020 Donny Lee
2019 Ben Chase
2018 The Prairie States
2017 Dan Davidson
2016 Bobby Wills
2015 Domino
2014 Hailey Benedict
2013 Tenille
2012 Tenille
2011 Myrol

HORIZON SINGLE OF THE YEAR

2020 "Cowgirl" Nice Horse
2019 "Twenty Something" The Dungarees
2018 "Who's Gonna Love Me Tonight" Renegade Station
2017 "Barn Burner" Dan Davidson
2016 "Found" Dan Davidson
2015 "Airwaves" Brett Kissel
2014 "3-2-1" Brett Kissel
2013 "Started With A Song" Brett Kissel

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

2020 The Ride - Ryan Lindsay
2019 Twenty Something - The Dungarees
2018 Songs For Georgia - Dan Davidson
2017 Bad Habit - Alee
2016 I Was There - Drew Gregory
2015 Pick Me Up - Brett Kissel
2014 Started With a Song - Brett Kissel
2013 If It Was That Easy - Bobby Wills

SONGWRITER(S) OF THE YEAR
  • 2020 "Every Little Town" Written by Mat Cardinal, Jeff Dick, Mike Nascimento, Aaron Pollock - Performed by The Prairie States
  • 2019 "Better in a Bar"  Written by Drew Gregory, Aaron Goodwin - Performed by Drew Gregory
  • 2018 "Don't Hold Back" - The Dungarees
  • 2017 "Barn Burner" Written by Dan Davidson & Clayton Bellamy - Performed by Dan Davidson
  • 2016 "Found" – Written by Dan Davidson & Clayton Bellamy - Performed by Dan Davidson
  • 2015 "Can’t Take My Lips Off You" - The Boom Chucka Boys
  • 2014 "Hello Patio" - Hey Romeo
  • 2013 "Somebody Will" - Written By Bobby Wills, Walk Aldridge and Michael Pyle - Performed by Bobby Wills
VIDEO OF THE YEAR

2020 "Every Little Town" - The Prairie States
2019 "Just Maybe" - The Prairie States
2018 "Mansplanin" - Nice Horse
2017 "Anywhere With You" - The Dungarees
2016 "Found" - Dan Davidson
2015 "Can’t Take My Lips Off You" - The Boom Chucka Boys

MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR

2020 Mitch Jay
2019 Johnny Gasparic
2018 Mitch Jay
2017 Mitch Jay
2016 Lisa Dodd

INDUSTRY PERSON OF THE YEAR

2020 Sarah Scott
2019 Larry Mayell
2018 Carly Klassen
2017 Carly Klassen
2016 Jody Seeley
2015 Angie Morris
2014 Bill Borgwardt
2013 Jody Seeley
2012 Bill Hanson

TALENT BUYER OF THE YEAR

2020 Stampede Entertainment
2019 Sakamoto Agency
2018 Calgary Stampede
2017 Calgary Stampede
2016 Calgary Stampede
2015 Calgary Stampede
2014 Calgary Stampede & Panhandle Productions
2013 Panhandle Productions
2012 Panhandle Productions

HORIZON YOUTH AWARD

2020 Hannah Gazso
2019 Hailey Benedict
2018 Krissy Feniak
2017 Sydney Mae

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR

2019 Tenille Townes
2018 Aaron Goodwin
2017 The Road Hammers

COUNTRY VENUE OF THE YEAR

2019 Cook County Saloon
2018 Ranchman's Cookhouse & Dancehall 
2017 Ranchman's Cookhouse & Dancehall

ROOTS ARTIST OF THE YEAR
  • 2020 - Clayton Bellamy
RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR (LARGE MARKET)
  • 2020 - 840 CFCW
  • 2018 - 95.5 REAL Country
  • 2017 - 95.5 REAL Country
RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR (SMALL MARKET)
  • 2020 - 99.7 Sun Country - High River
  • 2019 - 99.7 Sun Country - High River
COMMUNITY SPIRIT AWARD
  • 2020 The Prairie States
  • 2019 The Dungarees
FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
  • 2020 Tenille Townes
MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
  • 2020 Aaron Goodvin
GROUP OF THE YEAR
  • 2020 High Valley
SINGLE OF THE YEAR
  • 2020 "Come As You Are" - Tenille Towns
GROUP OF THE YEAR
  • 2020 High Valley
INTERACTIVE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
  • 2020 Nice Horse