Awards & Winners

Glenn Frey

Date of Birth 06-November-1948
Place of Birth Detroit
(Wayne County, Michigan, United States of America, Area code 313)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Glen Frey, Grenn Frey, Glenn Fry, Glenn Lewis Frey, G. Frey, Eagles, Glenny Frey, The Eagles, Eagles
Profession Songwriter, Singer, Musician, Actor, Painter, Guitarist
Glenn Lewis Frey is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and actor, best known as a founding member of the Eagles. Frey formed the Eagles after he met drummer Don Henley in 1970 and the two eventually joined Linda Ronstadt's backup band for her summer tour. The Eagles formed in 1971 and released their debut album in 1972. Glenn Frey played guitar with the Eagles as well as piano and keyboards, and shared lead vocals with Don Henley. The Eagles broke up in 1980 after becoming one of the most successful bands of all time. Frey sang lead vocals on many Eagles hits such as "Take It Easy", "Peaceful Easy Feeling", "Tequila Sunrise", "Already Gone", "Lyin' Eyes", "New Kid in Town", and "Heartache Tonight". After the breakup of the Eagles in 1980, Frey embarked on a successful solo career. He released his debut album in 1982 and went on to record Top 40 hits "The One You Love", "Smuggler's Blues", "Sexy Girl", "The Heat Is On", and "You Belong to the City". As a member of the Eagles, Frey has won six Grammys, and five American Music Awards. The Eagles have sold over 120 million albums worldwide and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998. As a solo artist and with the Eagles combined, Frey has released 24 Top 40 singles on the Billboard Hot 100.

Awards by Glenn Frey

Check all the awards nominated and won by Glenn Frey.


MTV Video Music Award for Best Concept Video
Honored for : Smuggler's Blues

Nominations 1985 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
MTV Video Music Award for Best Male Video Smuggler's Blues
Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance The Heat Is On
MTV Video Music Award for Best Concept Video Smuggler's Blues


Nominations 1977 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Grammy Award for Song of the Year Hotel California