Grimes, Japandroids, Drake Make Polaris Music Prize 2012 Shortlist

Via press release, Canada’s Polaris Music Prize just announced the shortlist for its 2012 Music Prize, a list that features Grimes, Japandroids, Drake, Fucked Up, Handsome Furs, Yamantaka // Sonic Titan and others. It’s pretty stacked! Canada is having a good year. Check out the entire list after the jump.

Cadence Weapon – Hope In Dirt City
Cold Specks – I Predict A Graceful Expulsion
Drake – Take Care
Feist – Metals
Fucked Up – David Comes To Life
Grimes – Visions
Handsome Furs – Sound Kapital
Japandroids – Celebration Rock
Kathleen Edwards – Voyageur
Yamantaka // Sonic Titan – YT // ST