Kelsey Adams

Kelsey Adams is an arts and culture journalist from Toronto. Her writing explores the intersection of music, art and film, with a focus on the work of marginalized cultural producers. She is an associate producer for CBC Music.

Latest from Kelsey Adams

Everything you missed at the 2024 Juno Awards opening night

From Begonia's moving In Memoriam performance to Tobi shouting out Canadian rappers, here are the most unforgettable moments of the evening.

Junos 2024 predictions: who will win?

We look at the nominees for group, album and contemporary R&B recording of the year, and more.

Meet Shawn Everett: the Grammy-winning producer who paints with sound

The Albertan has produced and engineered records for Adele, Miley Cyrus, the Killers, Alabama Shakes and more.

6 first-time Juno nominees that you need to know

Meet the newcomers shaping the future of Canadian music.

Canadian reggae's past, present and future

From the 1st recording on Canadian soil to the newcomers pushing the genre forward today.

Meet Kaytranada, the dance music producer taking over hip-hop and R&B

Dive into the Juno- and Grammy-winning producer's magic formula.

Juno Awards 2024: a breakdown of this year's nominees

Charlotte Cardin is again the most-nominated artist, and Ontario lessens its stronghold on percentage of total nominations.

Meet Rezz: the Canadian producer making 'eery and grungy' EDM hits

The Juno-winning producer gives us a look into how she crafts her hard-hitting, macabre electronic dance music.

Keshia Chanté on how the Legacy Awards can change the Canadian entertainment industry

The television host, singer and actress is hosting the second annual awards show on Sept. 24.

5 songs to soundtrack your Libra season

Let these tracks from Avril Lavigne, City and Colour, Haviah Mighty and more get you into a Libra state of mind.