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1977 Country Music Awards Winners

5th CMAA
Country Music Awards Ceremony

1977 Golden Guitar Awards

Sunday, 30 Jan 1977 – Tamworth Town Hall, NSW

Sponsored by Wrangler this year. It was originally called the Australasian Country Music Awards until 1993. “Golden Guitar” trophies were given to the winners. The Awards was a highlight of the Tamworth Country Music Festival.

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Album of the Year
Slim Dusty
Angel Of Goulburn Hill
(EMI)

APRA Song of the Year
Stan Coster
Three Rivers Hotel
Recorded by Slim Dusty
(EMI)

Top Selling
Slim Dusty
Things I See Around Me
(EMI)

Instrumental of the Year
Lindsay Butler
Closest Thing To Freedom
(Opal)

Roll of Renown
Buddy Williams

Wrangler Special Award
Eric Watson

Male Vocalist of the Year
Slim Dusty
Angel Of Goulburn Hill
(EMI)

Female Vocalist of the Year
Suzanne Prentice
Sweet Country Music
(Music World)

New Talent of the Year
Saltbush
Sassafras Gap
(Rainbird)

Vocal Group or Duo of the Year
Hawking Brothers
This House Runs On Sunshine
(Crest)