Juno Award for Songwriter of the Year


Juno Award for Songwriter of the Year

=Winners=

Best Songwriter (1971 - 1974)

*1971 - Gene MacLellan (Special Award Canadian Composer)
*1972 - Rich Dodson
*1973 - Gordon Lightfoot
*1974 - Murray McLauchlan

Composer of the Year (1975 - 1990)

*1975 - Paul Anka
*1976 - Hagood Hardy, "The Homecoming"
*1977 - Gordon Lightfoot, "Wreck of the Edmond Fitzgerald"
*1978 - Dan Hill (Co-composer), "Sometimes When We Touch"
*1979 - Dan Hill (Co-composer), "Sometimes When We Touch"
*1980 - Frank Mills, "Peter Piper"
*1981 - Eddie Schwartz, "Hit Me With Your Best Shot"
*1982 - Mike Reno & Paul Dean, "Turn Me Loose"
*1983 - Bob Rock/Paul Hyde, "Eyes of a Stranger"
*1984 - Bryan Adams/Jim Vallance, "Cuts Like a Knife"
*1985 - Bryan Adams/Jim Vallance
*1986 - Jim Vallance
*1987 - Jim Vallance
*1989 - Tom Cochrane
*1990 - David Tyson/Christopher Ward

ongwriter of the Year (1991 - 1998)

*1991 - David Tyson
*1992 - Tom Cochrane
*1993 - k.d. lang/Ben Mink
*1994 - Leonard Cohen
*1995 - Jann Arden
*1996 - Alanis Morissette
*1997 - Alanis Morissette (Glen Ballard, co-songwriter)
*1998 - Sarah McLachlan/Pierre Marchand

Best Songwriter (1999 - 2002)

*1999 - Bryan Adams (Phil Thornalley and Eliot Kennedy, co-songwriters)
*2000 - Shania Twain (Co-Songwriter Robert John "Mutt" Lange), "Man! I Feel Like a Woman!; You've Got a Way; That Don't Impress Me Much;"
*2001 - Nelly Furtado, "Turn off the Light; I'm like a Bird; ...On the Radio (Remember the Days);"
*2002 - Jann Arden, "Never Mind"; (Co-songwriter Russell Broom) - "Thing For You";

ongwriter of the Year (2003 - Present)

*2003 - Chad Kroeger/Nickelback, "Hero" - "Music from and Inspired by Spider-Man"; "Too Bad" - "Silver Side Up"; "How You Remind Me" - "Silver Side Up;"
*2004 - Sarah McLachlan, (Co-songwriter Pierre Marchand) - "World On Fire" - "Afterglow"; "Fallen, and Stupid" - "Afterglow;"
*2005 - Ron Sexsmith, "Whatever It Takes", "Not About to Lose", "Hard Bargain" - "Retriever"
*2006 - Arcade Fire, "Neighborhood #3 (Power Out)" (with Josh Deu), "Rebellion (Lies)", "Wake Up"
*2007 - Gordie Sampson, "Jesus, Take the Wheel", (co-songwriters Brett James / Hillary Lindsay) - SOME HEARTS - Carrie Underwood Arista SONY BMG; "Words Get In The Way", (co-songwriters Troy Verges / Aimee Mayo) - DANGEROUS MAN - Trace Adkins Capitol Nashville EMI; "Crybaby", (co-songwriters Carolyn Dawn Johnson / Troy Verges) - LOVE & NEGOTIATION - Carolyn Dawn Johnson Angeline Universa Recordsl.
*2008 - Feist, "My Moon My Man", "1234", "I Feel It All"


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