AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

Women & Song 6
Certified Canadian Platinum

WARNER MUSIC CANADA

Produced by John Ellis

2006

CCMA

Steel Player of the Year

NOMINEE

2017

CCMA

Steel Player of the Year

NOMINEE

2008

2013

BIMA

Producer of the Year

WINNER

2009

BCCMA

Producer of the Year

WINNER

2009

2012

BCCMA

Special Instrument of the Year

NOMINEE

2014

2015

2017

BCCMA

Producer of the Year

NOMINEE

BCCMA

Steel Player of the Year 

WINNER

2017

CCMA

Steel Player of the Year 

NOMINEE

2018

BCCMA

Steel Guitar & Special Instrument of the Year 

NOMINEE

2018

AWARD WINNING RECORDS

John is one of the hardest working producers and musicians in Canada. He has worked with some of the most talented and driven artists in the Canadian music scene and looks forward to making more great records with artists in all stages and genres.

(2004) Jeremy Fisher - Let it Shine
(2004) Jeremy Fisher - Let it Shine

Top Ten Hot A/C Radio Charts Canada - "High School Friend" // HMA Male Artist of the Year // WCMA Outstanding Pop Recording

(2009) Ridley Bent - Buckles
(2009) Ridley Bent - Buckles

IMA Song of the Year Award // BCCMA Producer of the Year, Single of the Year, Fans Choice, Roots / Canadiana

(2009) Barney Bentall-Inside Passage
(2009) Barney Bentall-Inside Passage

BIMA Producer of the Year Award, Album of the Year & Country Bluegrass Recording of the Year

(2003) Be Good Tanyas - Chinatown
(2003) Be Good Tanyas - Chinatown

WCMA Outstanding Album Nominee // WCMA Outstanding Roots Album Nominee

(2011) Doc Walker - 16 & 1
(2011) Doc Walker - 16 & 1

JUNO Country Album of the Year (Nominee)

(2009) Dustin Bentall - Six Shooter
(2009) Dustin Bentall - Six Shooter

WCMA Roots Group Recording of the Year (Nominee) // WCMA Songwriter of the Year (Nominee)

(2010) Wayne Lavalee-Trails of Tears
(2010) Wayne Lavalee-Trails of Tears

JUNO Best Aboriginal Recording (Nominee) // CAMA Best Rock Album Award

(2014) Chris Ronald - Timeline
(2014) Chris Ronald - Timeline

CFMA Songwriter of the Year (Nominee)

(2015) Ridley Bent - Wild Card
(2015) Ridley Bent - Wild Card

WCMA Country Recording of the Year Award

(2011) Tara Oram - Revival
(2011) Tara Oram - Revival

CCMA Female Artist of the Year (Nominee) // ECMA Country Recording of the Year Award (Nominee)

(2014) KLB - Cause A Scene
(2014) KLB - Cause A Scene

BCCMA Female Vocalist of the Year // BCCMA Nominations for Best Album, Best Single Entertainer of the Year & Fans Choice Award

(2011) Ridley Bent - Rabbit
(2011) Ridley Bent - Rabbit

WCMA Country Recording of the Year Award // CCMA Roots Artist of the Year (Nominee)

(2015) Brad Darrid - Wide Open
(2015) Brad Darrid - Wide Open

BCCMA Album of the Year (Nominee)