Awards & Winners

Rick Dees

Date of Birth 14-March-1950
Place of Birth Jacksonville
(United States of America, Florida, Duval County, Area code 904)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Rigdon Osmond Dees III, Rick Dees and His Cast of Idiots, Rigdon Osmond Dees, Rigdon Osmond "Rick" Dees III, Rick Dees III, Rick
Profession Actor, Comedian, Radio personality, Presenter, Businessperson, Songwriter, Screenwriter, Disc jockey
Rigdon Osmond "Rick" Dees III is an American comedic performer, entertainer, and radio personality, best known for his internationally syndicated radio show The Rick Dees Weekly Top 40 Countdown and for the 1976 novelty song "Disco Duck". He is a People's Choice Award recipient, a Grammy-nominated performing artist, and Broadcast Hall of Fame inductee. He wrote two songs that appear in the film Saturday Night Fever, plus performed the title song for the film Meatballs. Dees is also co-founder of the E. W. Scripps television network, Fine Living Network, and has been the host of the Rick Dees in the Morning show at Hot 92.3 in Los Angeles, CA as well as his own syndicated daily radio show The Daily Dees.

Awards by Rick Dees

Check all the awards nominated and won by Rick Dees.


People's Choice Award for Favorite New Song
Honored for : Disco Duck

Nominations 1977 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
People's Choice Award for Favorite New Song Disco Duck
Juno Award for International Single of the Year Disco Duck