List of awards and honours received by Olivia Newton-John

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This is a list of awards won by Olivia Newton-John, an English-born Australian pop singer and actress. She has been active since 1963, when she was 15.

Honours[edit]

1979

1981

1990

  • Goodwill Ambassador to the United Nations Environment Programme [1]

1998

  • Cadillac Concept to the world Humanitarian Award for breast cancer research[2]

1999

  • Red Cross – Humanitarian Award for breast cancer and environmental charity work [2]
  • Women's Guild of Cedar-Sinai Hospital – "Woman of the 21st Century" Award for breast cancer and environmental charity work [2]

2000

  • Environmental Media Association – "Ermenegildo Zegna International Environmental Award" for increasing public awareness of environmental problems [2]
  • Rainforest Alliance – Green Globe Arts and Nature Award for her contribution to the preservation of rainforests [2]

2002

2006

  • Australia Day at Penfolds Black Tie Gala – Lifetime Achievement Award [4]
  • Decatur Memorial Hospital (Illinois) – Humanitarian Award for her breast cancer awareness work from the [5]
  • Officer in the Order of Australia (AO) for "service to the entertainment industry as a singer and actor, and to the community through organisations supporting breast cancer treatment, education, training and research, and the environment" [1]

2007

  • American-Australian Association Black Tie Gala – Lifetime Achievement Award [6]
  • Kimmel Center (Philadelphia, PA) – Valor Award for raising funds for cancer research [7]

2008

  • Project Angel Food – Marianne Williamson Founder's Award for her commitment to breast cancer awareness [8]

2012

Awards[edit]

Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards [10]

Win:

  • 1973 – Most Promising Female Vocalist

Nomination:

  • 1974 – Top Female Vocalist

AGVA

  • 1974 – Rising Star of the Year

American Music Awards [11]

Wins:

  • 1974 – Favorite Album – Country: Let Me Be There
  • 1974 – Favorite Female Artist – Country
  • 1974 – Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
  • 1974 – Favorite Single – Pop/Rock: "I Honestly Love You"
  • 1975 – Favorite Album – Pop/Rock: Have You Never Been Mellow
  • 1975 – Favorite Female Artist – Country
  • 1975 – Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
  • 1976 – Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
  • 1978 – Favorite Album – Pop/Rock: "Grease"
  • 1982 – Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock

Nominations:

  • 1975 – Favorite Album – Country: "Have You Never Been Mellow"
  • 1979 – Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
  • 1980 – Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock

Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) Awards [12]

Win:

  • 1999 – Highest Selling Album: "Highlights From The Main Event"

Nomination:

  • 1999 – Best Adult Contemporary Album: "Highlights From The Main Event"

Billboard Awards

  • 1974 – Top Pop Singles Artist (Female)
  • 1975 – Top Pop Albums Artist (Female)
  • 1976 – Top Adult Contemporary Artist
  • 1979 – Top Soundtrack: "Grease"
  • 1982 – Top Pop Single: "Physical"
  • 1982 – Top Pop Singles Artist
  • 1982 – Top Pop Singles Artist (Female)
  • 1997 – Top Pop Catalog Album: "Grease"
  • 1998 – Top Pop Catalog Album: "Grease"

Cashbox Awards

  • 1974 – No.1 New Female Vocalist, Singles
  • 1975 – No.1 Female Vocalist, Singles
  • 1975 – No.1 Female Vocalist, Albums

Country Music Association (CMA) Awards [13]

Win:

  • 1974 – Female Vocalist of the Year

Nominations:

  • 1974 – Album of the Year – If You Love Me Let Me Know
  • 1974 – Entertainer of the Year
  • 1974 – Single of the Year – "If You Love Me (Let Me Know)"

Daytime Emmy Awards [14]

  • 1999 – Outstanding Original Song – "Love Is A Gift"

Golden Globe Awards

Nomination:

  • 1978 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture Comedy or Musical - "Grease"


Grammy Awards

Wins: [15]

Nominations: [11]

Inside Film Awards

  • Best Music Video 'Magic 2011'

National Association of Retail Merchandisers (NARM)

  • Best Selling Album by a Female Country Artist: "If You Love Me, Let Me Know"
  • Best Selling Album by a Female: "If You Love Me, Let Me Know"

People's Choice Awards

  • 1975 – Favorite Female Musical Performer [16] (tied with Barbra Streisand)
  • 1977 – Favorite Female Musical Performer [17]
  • 1979 – Favorite Female Musical Performer [18]
  • 1979 – Favorite Motion Picture Actress [18]

Record World

  • 1974 – Top Most Promising Country Albums Artist (Female)
  • 1974 – Top Most Promising Country Singles Artist (Female)
  • 1974 – Top Pop Female Vocalist (Albums)
  • 1974 – Top Pop Female Vocalist (Singles)
  • 1975 – Top Country Female Vocalist (Albums)
  • 1975 – Top Pop Female Vocalist (Albums)
  • 1975 – Top Pop Female Vocalist (Singles)
  • 1976 – Top Country Female Vocalist (Albums)
  • 1976 – Top Pop Female Vocalist (Albums)
  • 1978 – Top New Pop Duo (Singles) with John Travolta

References[edit]

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  2. ^ a b c d e Honours Archived 2007-08-07 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "ARIA Awards 2007: History: Winners by Artist". Ariaawards.com.au. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  4. ^ "Australians In Film website". Australiansinfilm.org. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  5. ^ 2006 Annual Report. DMH Cares.org.
  6. ^ American-Australian Annual Report 2007.
  7. ^ "Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson: An Evening With Olivia". Kimmelcancercenter.org. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  8. ^ "AA08_INTRO_PAGE". Kintera.org. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  9. ^ "Seven added to national living treasure list". Lauren Farrow. Canberra Times. March 5, 2012. Retrieved 8 March 2012. 
  10. ^ "Academy of Country Music". Acmcountry.com. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  11. ^ a b "Entertainment Awards Database – The Envelope – LA Times". Theenvelope.latimes.com. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  12. ^ "ARIA Awards 2008 : History: Winners by Year". Ariaawards.com.au. Archived from the original on 2011-05-19. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  13. ^ "41st Annual CMA Awards | Awards Database [ Artist Detail ]". Cmaawards.com. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  14. ^ "Olivia Newton-John – Actor, Executive Producer, Song – Variety Profiles". Variety.com. Archived from the original on October 4, 2008. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  15. ^ "GRAMMY Winners Search". Grammys.com. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  16. ^ "People's Choice Awards Past Winners:1975 – pcavote.com". Pcavote.com. Archived from the original on November 11, 2007. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  17. ^ "People's Choice Awards Past Winners:1977 – pcavote.com". Pcavote.com. Archived from the original on November 11, 2007. Retrieved 2008-11-10. 
  18. ^ a b "People's Choice Awards Past Winners:1979 – pcavote.com". Pcavote.com. Archived from the original on November 14, 2008. Retrieved 2008-11-10.