MuchFACT and PromoFACT Announce Award Recipients for July 25, 2013 Jury


(Toronto, July 25, 2013) MuchFACT (A Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) is pleased to announce the 54 award recipients from the July 25, 2013 jury meeting.

Three hundred and eighty-five music video, viral video, epk and website applications were considered, and a total of $512,825.00 was awarded to the following:

Music Videos

Fefe Dobson for Legacy

ByStarlight for Love Me Love Me

Peter Jackson ft. Tyga for Havana

Kristina Maria for Bang U up

Sleepy Tom for The Currency

Royal Canoe for Birthday

JRDN for Can’t Choose

Wildlife for Lightning Tent

Mia Martina for Danse

Gentlemen Husbands for Shelter Valley

Bear Mountain for Congo

DiRTY RADiO for Champagne Bubbles

Down With Webster for Party For Your Life


YYZ for Lost In The Mix

Nikki Yanofsky for Something New

Jonathan III for Introduction

Richie Hennessey for Up In Flames



Lindi Ortega


Viral Music Videos

RLMDL for Bilingual

Muneshine for Boom Goes The Dynamite

Daniel Daley for Be With Me

Arion for Too Raw

Alysha Brilla for In My Head

Factor ft. Evil Ebeneezer for Devils Call

KASHKA for Maybe We Never Had It

The Oh Wells for Let It Go

Whoa! She's A Babe for Bootstraps

Young Wolf Hatchlings for We Like To Party

The Strumbellas for In This Life

A K U A for One's Company

Melissa Endean for I Could Be Your Boi

Krief for Simple Lives

Diaz for The Ride

Noel Johnson for Calculated Love

Foreign Diplomats for queen+king

Young Cake for Nothin' On ME

The Playdates for Last Night Alive

English Words for Go To Bed

Ryan Stinson for Rain ft. D-Sisive

Luke Lalonde for Grand

JWalk ft. Sam Lachow for Bank On Me

May Marquardt for Rendezvous

Young Galaxy for Fever

Murray A. Lightburn for A Thousand Light Years

Skeeze Na$on for Stolen

Natural Animal for The Light

LG Toronto for My Team



Tre Mission

Acadian Embassy

John Mann

All My People


Vita Chambers

The next deadline for submitting MuchFACT and PromoFACT applications is September 5, 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,

Eleni Tenuta, Bell Media Inc., 416.384.5325