MuchFACT and PromoFACT Announce Award Recipients for May 29-30, 2013 Jury


(Toronto, May 30, 2013) MuchFACT (A Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) is pleased to announce the 52 award recipients from the May 30, 2013 jury meeting.

Three hundred and thirty music video, viral video, epk and website applications were considered, and a total of $494,265.00 was awarded to the following:

Music Videos

Veronica for Walkin' On Clouds

Two Hours Traffic for Magic

Walk Off The Earth for REVO

Said the Whale for I Love You

Lyon for Indian Summer

P. Reign Ft. A$AP Rocky for We Them

Kaboom for Life of The Party

David Myles for How'd I Ever Think I'd Love You

Rich Kidd for The Valley

Tyler Shaw for By My Side

Maestro Fresh Wes for Desire

The Besnard Lakes for Colour Yr Lights In

Rochester for Toronto ft. Lindo P, Tona, Speck

Sato Goldschlag for City of Win

Shad for Fam Jam

Thugli for Run This

The Belle Game for River

Kuya for Stay Here



In-Flight Safety

Vita Chambers



Viral Music Videos

Helen Austin for Everytime You Catch Me

Bryan Finlay for Bulletproof

Kobena Phunk & Ill Dan for Light Work

Matt Brevner & Stevie Ross for Pride

We Were Born Electric for "Live Forever" ft Saidah Conrad from Ain't No Love

The Darcys for Muzzle Blast

D.O. feat Diz Dallas for Life Size Feeling

Young Rival for Better Things To Do

By Divine Right for Pass the Stars

Bed Of Stars for Nothing Left To Lose

A-Grade Ft Luu Breeze for Rokkstar

Ayah for Better Run

NvS for Bare It All

Elephant Stone for Love the Sinner, Hate the Sin

Mandia Nantsios for Smile

Dan Griffin for Bordertown

Danny Fernandes for Emotional

Mia Martina for Oh La La

Junia.T & Slakah The Beatchild for You & I

Karina Es for Still Standing

Delhi 2 Dublin for Code Red

Fake Shark Real Zombie for Perfume

Program for Like The Sun

Ain't No Love for Blinded

Keys N Krates for Dum Dee Dum

Kayo for Don't Bring Me Down

Hilary Grist for Waltzing Matilda

S. Davis for “Space High”




Jay Malinowski & The Deadcoast

Majical Cloudz

The next deadline for submitting MuchFACT and PromoFACT applications is June 27, 2013. Applications can be submitted at

About MuchFACT:

MuchFACT (A Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) is the ground-breaking music video, EPK, viral video and website production fund, exclusively funded by MuchMusic and MuchMore, divisions of Bell Media. MuchFACT has helped to launch the careers of many of Canada’s most prominent musicians including Carly Rae Jepsen, Celine Dion, Dragonette, The Tragically Hip, Arcade Fire, K-OS, Feist, Nelly Furtado, Sam Roberts, Metric, k.d. lang, and the Barenaked Ladies. MuchFACT has also had a great impact on developing Canadian directors, many of whom have gone on to direct award-winning music videos, as well as feature films and documentaries. Since 1984, MuchFACT has awarded over 69 million dollars, and funded more than 6,300 projects.

For more information:

Tiffany Ferguson, MuchFACT, 416.384.2616,

Mary Costa, Much MTV Group, 416.384.7702