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The British Rock and Pop Awards 1978

Synopsis

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The gala ceremony from The Cafe Royal, London to present the Oscars of the pop music world. Introduced by Bob Wellings and Kid Jensen
Featuring the top British hits and hit-makers of 1978 as chosen by your vote in the Nation's biggest-ever pop popularity poll.
The five main awards are for: Best Single Best Album
Best Male Singer
Best Female Singer Best Group or Band
The 1978 winners will receive their trophies from established British hit-makers:
Dave Dee , Georgie Fame
Mary Hopkin , Hank Marvin and Dusty Springfield
Plus the three specialist awards: Radio 1 Disc Jockeys' Award for outstanding contribution to British pop music
Daily Mirror Readers' Award for the outstanding pop personality Nationwide Golden Award for artist or group with the most all-round family appeal with LEGS & CO and RONNIE HAZLEHURST AND HIS
ORCHESTRA
Lighting BILL JONES
Sound MIKE JOHNSTONE Designer GRAHAM LOUGH Director JOHN BEVERIDGE Producer GORDON WATTS
Nationwide editor HUGH Williams (Also broadcast or Radio 1)

Contributors

Introduced By: Bob Wellings
Unknown: Dave Dee
Unknown: Georgie Fame
Unknown: Mary Hopkin
Unknown: Hank Marvin
Unknown: Ronnie Hazlehurst
Unknown: Mike Johnstone
Designer: Graham Lough
Director: John Beveridge
Producer: Gordon Watts
Editor: Hugh Williams






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