Newfoundland performers have been nominated for two of this year's Juno awards.

The Ennis Sisters are up for the Best New Country Artist award. And Jeff Johnston's new CD, "Nuage" has been nominated in the Best Contemporary Jazz Instrumental category.

Neither group will have to travel far for the Juno awards will be held at Mile One Stadium in St. John's, on April the 14th.

Local band Great Big Sea will also be performing music from their new CD "Sea of No Cares".

Other artists set to perform are Nelly Furtado, Alanis Morissette, Diana Krall, Amanda Marshall, Nickelback, and Sum 41.