Lights Shares Illustrations of Female Juno Nominees
Alessia Cara, Grimes, Régine Chassagne, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Jessie Reyez and more were drawn by the singer
Published Mar 27, 2018Lights performed at the 2018 Juno Awards this past Sunday (March 25), accompanied by a backdrop of hand-drawn portraits of 12 other female nominees, and now she's giving fans a closer look at the original drawings.
Amongst the list of Canadian women given the illustration treatment were Alessia Cara, Grimes, Arcade Fire's Régine Chassagne, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Shania Twain, Jessie Reyez, Tanya Tagaq, Diana Krall, Ria Mae, Charlotte Cardin, Alvvays' Molly Rankin and Ruth B.
You can take a look through still images of the drawings down below via Twitter, as well as rewatching Lights' performance of "Giants" from the Junos broadcast.
Here are my drawings of twelve amazing Canadian female JUNO nominees that i used as the backdrop for my performance. Have to say, it was challenging and empowering to try and capture a goddess in a few lines 🔥 pic.twitter.com/smks8dhKy1— Lights (@lights) March 27, 2018
Lights' albums can be purchased from Umusic, including Skin & Earth (red vinyl and CD), Midnight Machines (transparent vinyl or CD) and Little Machines (vinyl box set).