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By Victoria Ahearn

TORONTO — Looks like the Juno Awards knew Carly Rae Jepsen’s number.

The British Columbia-raised singer whose monster single “Call Me Maybe” took the world by storm in 2012 has landed a leading five nominations.

Jepsen was nominated for two prizes at the recent Grammy Awards but went home empty-handed.

At the Junos, she’ll vie for the fan choice award, single of the year, album of the year, artist of the year and pop album of the year.

Among her competition will be teen phenom Justin Bieber, who is also up for fan choice, best album, best artist and pop album.

Jepsen is also scheduled to sing at the Junos, which will be held in Regina on April 21 and hosted by Michael Buble.

Triple Juno nominees include Hedley, Metric, Marianas Trench and Leonard Cohen.

In addition to Bieber, Jepsen’s competition for artist of the year will…

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