Nominated for the award: Community Activism
Company: Jade Naraine
Biography: A Pixie pop/ country artist: Jade Elizabeth Naraine, born Jade Elizabeth Thelwell in Toronto Canada March 12th, 1996, with Finnish, Jamaican and Russian roots - always knew she wanted to be a famous singer. "When I was 5 years old, I went to see Christina Aguilera for a mall signing for her first album and I was just blown away. From that moment on I knew I was supposed to be a star just like her." - Jade Jade started performing at weddings, banquettes and tons of musical theatre; however, it wasn't until the end of highschool when she started looking for a music producer to begin recording her own songs. In 2015, she released her first single to radio called "Cause I Can't Take Missing, which made the top 70 on media base in the USA, peaking at just 7 spots below Taylor Swift'S Wildest Dreams. After that, she began working on more music, recording over 50 demos until 2017, when she formulated an album to be released, along with 4 new singles; including her more recent single; "Princess."