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  • This year’s Juno Awards flew by in the blink of an eye. The evening was filled with some of the funniest moments we’ve ever had at the Canadian awards show, many courtesy of Hedley frontman/host Jacob Hoggard.

    However, not all of his jokes resonated with the audience at Hamilton’s FirstOntario Centre, which led to some of the broadcast’s worst and most awkward instances.

    Check out what we think were the best and worst moments from the 2015 Junos:

    BEST: The Arkells perform ‘Come to Light’ with the National Academy Orchestra of Canada

    The Arkells perform during the 2015 Juno Awards.The Arkells perform during the 2015 Juno Awards.

    Watching the Arkells during the Juno Awards was a pleasure. Hearing them describe playing their first show at McMaster University and covering their heroes like Sam Roberts Band made it all the more satisfying when they hit the stage to perform “Come to Light.” The song was brightened by the National Academy Orchestra of Canada and was one of the most memorable perfomances of the night.

    The band went home with the awards for Rock Album of the Year for

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  • Lights poses on the red carpet during the 2015 Juno Awards (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Power)Lights poses on the red carpet during the 2015 Juno Awards (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Power)
    It's been a whirlwind weekend for Lights!

    The 27-year-old Canadian artist has had a busy few days of interviews, appearances and rehearsals -- oh, and did we mention she picked up the Juno for Pop Album of the Year for Little Machines?

    While the "Up We Go" singer was in Hamilton for the 2015 Juno Awards, she took over our Instagram account for a behind-the-scenes look at what goes on at Canada's biggest night in music. Check out the highlights below:

    "Squats with the school band at Orchard Park Secondary who just received 10k worth of new instruments from @MusiCounts! - @lights #junos #junos2015"

    "Warming up for sound check waaaaay too early this morning. -- @lights @thejunoawards #junos"

    "Comfy! --@lights #junos2015 #junos @thejunoawards"

    "Mother power! Sound checking with this tiny audience. --@lights #lightsarmy #junos2015 #junos @thejunoawards"

    "Signing my life away. --@lights #junos #junos2015 @thejunoawards #lightsarmy"

    "Juno Fan Fair was crazy, ears still ringing. So nice

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