Juno Awards of 1976

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Juno Awards of 1976
Date 15 March 1976
Venue Ryerson Polytechnic Institute, Toronto, Ontario
Host John Allan Cameron
Television/Radio coverage
Network CBC
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The Juno Awards of 1976, representing Canadian music industry achievements of the previous year, were awarded on 15 March 1976 in Toronto at a ceremony hosted by John Allan Cameron at the Ryerson Polytechnic Institute. CBC Television provided a national broadcast of the ceremonies.

Randy Bachman presented a special "people's award" to Juno founder Walt Grealis on this occasion compared to the lack of mention of Grealis at last year's ceremonies.

Dan Hill performed "You Make Me Want To Be" at the ceremonies.

Nominees and winners[edit]

Female Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Joni Mitchell

Male Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Gino Vannelli

Most Promising Female Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Patricia Dahlquist

Most Promising Male Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Dan Hill

Group of the Year[edit]

Winner: Bachman–Turner Overdrive

Most Promising Group of the Year[edit]

Winner: Myles and Lenny

Composer of the Year[edit]

Winner: Hagood Hardy, "The Homecoming"

Country Female Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Anne Murray

Country Male Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Murray McLauchlan

Country Group or Duo of the Year[edit]

Winner: The Mercey Brothers

Folk Singer of the Year[edit]

Winner: Gordon Lightfoot

Instrumental Artist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Hagood Hardy

Recording Engineer of the Year[edit]

Winner: Michel Ethier, Dompierre by François Dompierre

People's award[edit]

Winner: Walt Grealis

Nominated and winning albums[edit]

Best Selling Album[edit]

Winner: Four Wheel Drive, Bachman–Turner Overdrive

Best Album Graphics[edit]

Winner: Bart Schoales, Joy Will Find a Way by Bruce Cockburn

Best Selling International Album[edit]

Winner: Greatest Hits, Elton John

Nominated and winning releases[edit]

Best Selling Single[edit]

Winner: "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet", Bachman–Turner Overdrive

Best Selling International Single[edit]

Winner: "Love Will Keep Us Together", The Captain and Tennille

References[edit]

  • Kirby, Blaik (16 March 1976). "Overdrive, Vanelli, Mitchell big Juno winners". The Globe and Mail. p. 16. 

External links[edit]