CBC Newfoundland and Labrador

Bright shiny faces ...

...with bright, shiny awards.

It was time to celebrate the province's best musicians Sunday night at the annual MusicNL Awards.

"The Once" took home four awards at the Music NL Gala last night in St. John's. The trio won Rising Star, Album Of The Year, Folk Roots Group of the Year and Group of The Year.

Rod Jackson, gospel artist of the Year:

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Karla Pilgrim, Female Artist of the Year and Country Artist of the Year:

Colleen Power, Alternate Artist of the Year

The Unsung Hero Award was presented to Gerald Mitchell, from Makkovik, Labrador . It was announced at Music NL Industry Brunch Saturday, Nov 14-09 at the Delta St. John's.

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Curtis Andrews was named Male Artist and Instrumental Artist. And, Shanneyganock went home with the Entertainer of the Year honour.