Juno Awards of 1977

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Juno Awards of 1977
Date 16 March 1977
Venue Royal York Hotel, Toronto, Ontario
Host David Steinberg
Television/Radio coverage
Network CBC
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The Juno Awards of 1977, representing Canadian music industry achievements of the previous year, were awarded on 16 March 1977 in Toronto at a ceremony hosted by David Steinberg at the Royal York Hotel. The ceremonies were broadcast on a 2-hour CBC Television special.

Classical and jazz categories were introduced this year.

Nominees and winners[edit]

Female Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Patsy Gallant

Male Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Burton Cummings

Most Promising Female Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Colleen Peterson

Most Promising Male Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Burton Cummings

Group of the Year[edit]

Winner: Heart

Most Promising Group of the Year[edit]

Winner: T.H.P. Orchestra

Composer of the Year[edit]

Winner: Gordon Lightfoot, "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald"

Country Female Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Carroll Baker

Country Male Vocalist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Murray McLauchlan

Country Group or Duo of the Year[edit]

Winner: The Good Brothers

Folk Singer of the Year[edit]

Winner: Gordon Lightfoot

Instrumental Artist of the Year[edit]

Winner: Hagood Hardy

Producer of the Year[edit]

Winner: Mike Flicker, Dreamboat Annie by Heart

Recording Engineer of the Year[edit]

Winner: Paul Pagé, Are You Ready for Love by Patsy Gallant

Nominated and winning albums[edit]

Best Selling Album[edit]

Winner: Neiges, André Gagnon

Best Album Graphics[edit]

Winner: Michael Bowness, Ian Tamblyn by Ian Tamblyn

Best Classical Album of the Year[edit]

Winner: Beethoven - Vols. 1,2,&3, Anton Kuerti

Other nominees:

Best Selling International Album[edit]

Winner: Frampton Comes Alive, Peter Frampton

Best Jazz Album[edit]

Winner: The Atlantic Suite, Phil Nimmons - Nimmons 'N Nine Plus Six

Nominated and winning releases[edit]

Best Selling Single[edit]

Winner: "Roxy Roller", Sweeney Todd

Best Selling International Single[edit]

Winner: "I Love to Love", Tina Charles

References[edit]

  • McGrath, Paul (17 March 1977). "Lightfoot, Burton Cummings double Juno winners". The Globe and Mail. p. 14. 

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