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The sixth Annual American Music Awards were held January 12, 1979. [1]

83 relations: All 'n All, American Broadcasting Company, American Music Award, American Music Award for Favorite Country Album, American Music Award for Favorite Country Band/Duo/Group, American Music Award for Favorite Country Female Artist, American Music Award for Favorite Country Male Artist, American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Album, American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Band/Duo/Group, American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist, American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist, American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist, American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist, American Music Awards of 1978, American Music Awards of 1980, Andy Gibb, Barbra Streisand, Barry Manilow, Bee Gees, Billy Joel, Blue Bayou, Cerrone, Commodores, Crystal Gayle, Debby Boone, Deniece Williams, Dick Clark Productions, Dolly Parton, Donna Summer, Earth, Wind & Fire, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Fleetwood Mac, Foreigner (band), Glen Campbell, Grease: The Original Soundtrack from the Motion Picture, Helen Reddy, Here You Come Again, Here You Come Again (song), Isaac Hayes, Johnny Mathis, Johnny Paycheck, Kenny Rogers, Last Dance (Donna Summer song), Life Is a Song Worth Singing, Linda Clifford, Linda Ronstadt, Live and More, Loretta Lynn, Lou Rawls, Macho Man (song), ..., Merle Haggard, Natalie Cole, Our Love (Natalie Cole song), Pattie Brooks, Perry Como, Peter Brown (singer), Roberta Flack, Ronnie Milsap, Rumours (album), Salt-N-Pepa, Saturday Night Fever, Saturday Night Fever (soundtrack), Shame, Silver Convention, Simple Dreams, Stayin' Alive, Take This Job and Shove It, Teddy Pendergrass, Ten Years of Gold, Thank God It's Friday (film), The Emotions, The O'Jays, The Oak Ridge Boys, The Statler Brothers, The Trammps, Three Times a Lady, Too Much, Too Little, Too Late, United States, Use ta Be My Girl, Village People, Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, You Light Up My Life (song). Expand index (33 more) »

All 'n All

All 'N All is the eighth studio album by the American band Earth, Wind & Fire, released in 1977 on Columbia Records.

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American Broadcasting Company

The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.

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American Music Award

The American Music Awards (AMAs) is an annual American music awards show, created by Dick Clark in 1973 for ABC when the network's contract to air the Grammy Awards expired.

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American Music Award for Favorite Country Album

The American Music Award for Favorite Album – Country has been awarded since 1974.

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American Music Award for Favorite Country Band/Duo/Group

The American Music Award for Favorite Duo or Group – Country has been awarded since 1974.

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American Music Award for Favorite Country Female Artist

The American Music Award for Favorite Female Artist – Country has been awarded since 1974.

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American Music Award for Favorite Country Male Artist

The American Music Award for Favorite Male Artist – Country has been awarded since 1974.

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American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Album

The American Music Award for Favorite Album – Pop/Rock has been awarded since 1974.

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American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Band/Duo/Group

The American Music Award for Favorite Duo or Group – Pop/Rock has been awarded since 1974.

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American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist

The American Music Award for Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock has been awarded since 1974.

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American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist

The American Music Award for Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock has been awarded since 1974.

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American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist

The American Music Award for Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B has been awarded since 1974.

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American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist

The American Music Award for Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B has been awarded since 1974.

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American Music Awards of 1978

The fifth Annual American Music Awards were held on January 16, 1978.

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American Music Awards of 1980

The seventh Annual American Music Awards were held on January 18, 1980.

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Andy Gibb

Andrew Roy Gibb (5 March 1958 – 10 March 1988) was an English singer, songwriter, performer, and teen idol.

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Barbra Streisand

Barbara Joan "Barbra" Streisand (born April 24, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker.

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Barry Manilow

Barry Manilow (born Barry Alan Pincus; June 17, 1943) is an American singer-songwriter, arranger, musician and producer with a career that has spanned more than 50 years.

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Bee Gees

The Bee Gees --> were a pop music group formed in 1958.

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Billy Joel

William Martin Joel (born May 9, 1949) is an American singer-songwriter, composer and pianist.

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Blue Bayou

"Blue Bayou" is a song written by Roy Orbison and Joe Melson.

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Cerrone

Marc Cerrone (born 24 May 1952) is a French disco drummer, composer, record producer and creator of major concert shows.

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Christmas

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.

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Christmas and holiday season

The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.

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Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.

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Christmas traditions

Christmas traditions vary from country to country.

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Commodores

Commodores are an American funk/soul band, which was at its peak in the late 1970s through the mid 1980s.

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Crystal Gayle

Brenda Gail Gatzimos (née Webb; January 9, 1951), known professionally as Crystal Gayle, is an American singer.

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Debby Boone

Deborah Anne "Debby" Boone (born September 22, 1956), is an American singer, author, and actress.

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Deniece Williams

Deniece Williams (born June Deniece Chandler; June 3, 1950) is an American singer, songwriter and producer.

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Dick Clark Productions

Dick Clark Productions (stylized as dick clark productions by the studio, and often abbreviated dcp) is an American entertainment production company founded by entertainer Dick Clark.

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Dolly Parton

Dolly Rebecca Parton (born January 19, 1946) is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, actress, author, businesswoman, and philanthropist, known primarily for her work in country music.

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Donna Summer

LaDonna Adrian Gaines (December 31, 1948May 17, 2012), widely known by her stage name Donna Summer, was an American singer, songwriter, and painter.

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Earth, Wind & Fire

Earth, Wind & Fire (EWF) is an American band that has spanned the musical genres of R&B, soul, funk, jazz, disco, pop, rock, Latin, and Afro pop.

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Evelyn "Champagne" King

Evelyn "Champagne" King (born July 1, 1960) is an American singer, songwriter and record producer.

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Fleetwood Mac

Fleetwood Mac are a British-American rock band, formed in London in 1967.

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Foreigner (band)

Foreigner is an English-American rock band, originally formed in New York City in 1976 by veteran English musician Mick Jones ex-Spooky Tooth and fellow Briton and ex-King Crimson member Ian McDonald along with American vocalist Lou Gramm.

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Glen Campbell

Glen Travis Campbell (April 22, 1936 – August 8, 2017) was an American singer, guitarist, songwriter, television host, and actor.

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Grease: The Original Soundtrack from the Motion Picture

Grease: The Original Soundtrack from the Motion Picture is the original motion picture soundtrack for the 1978 film Grease.

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Helen Reddy

Helen Maxine Reddy (born 25 October 1941) is an Australian singer, actress and activist.

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Here You Come Again

Here You Come Again, released in 1977, is the 19th solo studio album by Dolly Parton.

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Here You Come Again (song)

"Here You Come Again" is a song written by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, and recorded by American entertainer Dolly Parton, which topped the U.S. country singles chart for five weeks, and won the 1979 Grammy award for Best Female Country Vocal Performance; it also reached number three on the U.S. ''Billboard'' Hot 100, representing Parton's first significant pop crossover hit.

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Isaac Hayes

Isaac Lee Hayes Jr. (August 20, 1942 – August 10, 2008) was an American singer-songwriter, actor, voice actor and producer.

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Johnny Mathis

John Royce Mathis (born September 30, 1935) is an American singer of popular music.

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Johnny Paycheck

Johnny Paycheck (born Donald Eugene Lytle; May 31, 1938 – February 19, 2003) was an American country music singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and Grand Ole Opry member notable for recording the David Allan Coe song "Take This Job and Shove It".

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Kenny Rogers

Kenneth Ray Rogers (born August 21, 1938) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and entrepreneur.

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Last Dance (Donna Summer song)

"Last Dance" is a song by American singer Donna Summer from the soundtrack album to the 1978 film Thank God It's Friday.

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Life Is a Song Worth Singing

Life Is a Song Worth Singing is the second album by Contemporary R&B crooner Teddy Pendergrass.

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Linda Clifford

Linda Clifford (born June 14, 1948, New York City) is an American R&B, disco and house music singer and actress, who scored hits from the 1970s to the 1980s, most notably "If My Friends Could See Me Now", "Bridge over Troubled Water", "Runaway Love" and "Red Light".

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Linda Ronstadt

Linda Maria Ronstadt (born July 15, 1946) is an American retired popular music singer known for singing in a wide range of genres including rock, country, jazz, light opera, and Latin.

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Live and More

Live and More is the first live album recorded by American singer-songwriter Donna Summer, and it was her second double album, released on August 28, 1978 by Casablanca Records.

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Loretta Lynn

Loretta Lynn (née Webb; born April 14, 1932) is an American country music singer-songwriter with multiple gold albums in a career spanning almost 60 years.

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Lou Rawls

Louis Allen Rawls (December 1, 1933 – January 6, 2006) was an American singer, songwriter, actor, voice actor, and record producer.

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Macho Man (song)

"Macho Man" is the second single recorded by the American disco group Village People.

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Merle Haggard

Merle Ronald Haggard (April 6, 1937 – April 6, 2016) was an American country singer, songwriter, guitarist, and fiddler.

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Natalie Cole

Natalie Maria Cole (February 6, 1950 – December 31, 2015) was an American singer, voice actress, songwriter, and actress.

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New Year

New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.

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New Year's Day

New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.

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New Year's Eve

In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.

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Our Love (Natalie Cole song)

"Our Love" is a 1977 R&B/Soul song originally recorded by American singer Natalie Cole.

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Pattie Brooks

Pattie Brooks (sometimes credited as Patti Brooks and Patty Brooks) is an American singer most frequently associated with the disco era.

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Perry Como

Pierino Ronald "Perry" Como (May 18, 1913 – May 12, 2001) was an American singer and television personality.

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Peter Brown (singer)

Peter Brown (born July 11, 1953, in Blue Island, Illinois) is an American singer-songwriter and record producer.

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Roberta Flack

Roberta Cleopatra Flack (born February 10, 1937) is an American singer.

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Ronnie Milsap

Ronnie Lee Milsap (born January 16, 1943) is an American country music singer and pianist.

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Rumours (album)

Rumours is the eleventh studio album by British-American rock band Fleetwood Mac, released on 4 February 1977 by Warner Bros. Records.

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Salt-N-Pepa

Salt-N-Pepa (also stylized as Salt 'N' Pepa, Salt 'N Pepa) are an American hip-hop/rap trio from New York City, New York.

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Saturday Night Fever

Saturday Night Fever is a 1977 American musical drama film directed by John Badham.

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Saturday Night Fever (soundtrack)

Saturday Night Fever: The Original Movie Sound Track is the soundtrack album from the 1977 film Saturday Night Fever starring John Travolta.

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Shame

Shame is a painful, social emotion that can be seen as resulting "...from comparison of the self's action with the self's standards...". but which may equally stem from comparison of the self's state of being with the ideal social context's standard.

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Silver Convention

Silver Convention was a West German Euro disco recording act of the 1970s.

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Simple Dreams

Simple Dreams is the eighth studio album by the American rock singer-songwriter Linda Ronstadt, released by Asylum Records.

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Stayin' Alive

"Stayin' Alive" is a disco song written and performed by the Bee Gees from the ''Saturday Night Fever'' motion picture soundtrack.

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Take This Job and Shove It

"Take This Job and Shove It" is a 1977 country music song written by David Allan Coe and popularized by Johnny Paycheck, about the bitterness of a man who has worked long and hard with no apparent reward.

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Teddy Pendergrass

Theodore DeReese "Teddy" Pendergrass (March 26, 1950 – January 13, 2010) was an American singer.

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Ten Years of Gold

Ten Years of Gold is the fourth studio album by Kenny Rogers issued in 1978.

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Thank God It's Friday (film)

Thank God It's Friday is a 1978 American musical disco comedy film directed by Robert Klane and produced by Motown Productions and Casablanca FilmWorks for Columbia Pictures (whose torch-holding mascot, in a specially produced animation, dances to disco music before the opening credits).

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The Emotions

The Emotions are an American Grammy Award-winning soul/R&B vocal group from Chicago, Illinois.

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The O'Jays

The O'Jays are an American R&B group from Canton, Ohio, formed in 1958 and originally consisting of Eddie Levert (born June 16, 1942), Walter Williams (born August 25, 1943), William Powell (January 20, 1942 – May 26, 1977), Bobby Massey and Bill Isles.

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The Oak Ridge Boys

The Oak Ridge Boys are an American country and gospel vocal quartet.

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The Statler Brothers

The Statler Brothers (sometimes referred to in country music circles as simply The Statlers) were an American country music, gospel, and vocal group.

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The Trammps

The Trammps were an American disco and soul band, who were based in Philadelphia and were one of the first disco bands.

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Three Times a Lady

"Three Times a Lady" is a song by American soul group the Commodores, from their 1978 album Natural High.

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Too Much, Too Little, Too Late

"Too Much, Too Little, Too Late" is a song performed by singers Johnny Mathis and Deniece Williams.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Use ta Be My Girl

"Use ta Be My Girl" is a song by R&B vocal group The O'Jays.

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Village People

Village People is an American disco group best known for their on-stage costumes, catchy tunes and suggestive lyrics.

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Waylon Jennings

Waylon Arnold Jennings (pronounced; June 15, 1937 – February 13, 2002) was an American singer, songwriter, and musician.

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Willie Nelson

Willie Hugh Nelson (born April 29, 1933) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, author, poet, actor, and activist.

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You Light Up My Life (song)

"You Light Up My Life" is a ballad written by Joseph "Joe" Brooks, and originally recorded by Kasey Cisyk for the soundtrack album to the 1977 film of the same name.

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2018

2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.

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2019

2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.

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