Successes and Awards

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1957 Winning at the Youth Folk Creativity Singing “Free Tribune” competition
1958 1st place in competition We are looking for a song for everyday, organized on the initiative of the Circle of Friends of modern dance music and the State Music Publishing House
1962 1st place in competition Looking for a Song for Everyday. Karel Gott won  in a duet with Vlasta Průchová When We Are Twice So Old
1963 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1963 1st place in Czech Television chart
1963 1st place in the television competition Songs for Tomorrow with the song Where the Stream Fizzes
1963 1st place with song of the year – Snow-Drift-Eyes (Golden Nightingale)
1964 1st and 2nd place in the Czech Radio charts
1964 1st place in competition We are looking for a song for everyday with the song Tuesday
1964 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1964 1st place in the Prague Jazz-Club poll for the best singer
1964 2nd place in the competition We are looking for a song for everyday with the song My Long Way
1964 3rd place at the International Festival in Polish Sopot for the interpretation of Polish folk song Cat Teofil
1964 Award for the most popular artist of the competition We are looking for a song for everyday
1965 1st place at MIDEM Cannes – France (Golden Key Intervision)
1965 1st place in competition Songs for Tomorrow – with song Where the Wind Goes to Sleep
1965 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1965 2nd place with song of the year – If You Would Cry Your Eyes Out
1965 4x victory in Czech Radio charts
1965 Golden Key at the Intervision international festival in Karlovy Vary with the song Where the Wind Goes to Sleep
1965 Triple victory with the song Safe, recorded with the Olympic beat band, in the radio competition Twelve on a Swing
1966 11x victory in the Czech Radio charts
1966 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1966 1st place with song of the year – Journey through Paradise
1966 2nd place at MIDEM Cannes France (Silver Key of Intervision)
1966 The Price of Criticism of the Bratislava International Festival
1966 Critics’ Prize for the Song Send It Away at the 1st International Dance Song Festival in Bratislava
1966 Five times victory for song Bum, bum, bum and double victory for song C ́est la vie in the Twelve on Swing radio competition
1966 Golden Lyre for song I Have a Fairy-tale House in the home competition at the 1st International Dance Song Festival in Bratislava
1966 Silver Key of Intervision for Song I have a fairy-tale house at the 1st International Dance Song Festival in Bratislava
1966 Golden Record of Supraphon (for the most successful artist overall)
1966 Top three places in the Young World magazine poll for the most popular songs of the yearfor songs C ́est la vie, Send It Away and Bang Bang Bang
1967 1st place in the Melodie magazine about the best singer of the year ’66
1967 1st, 2nd and 3rd place at the same time in the Song of the Year poll
1967 2nd place in the Czech Nightingale poll of Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1967 2nd place of the Melody magazine in album category
1967 Golden Record of Supraphon
1967 Golden Record Trophee MIDEM Cannes 65/66
1967 Silver Record of Artia (for the best-selling Czech artist abroad)
1967 Trophée Nationale International Fair of Record Companies and Music Publishers MIDEM in Cannes, France. The applause volume was measured during all festival concerts. While the applause of the singer Tom Jones reached 58 phones, newcomer Karel Gott surprised with 54 films. The French press no longer wrote about a promising singer the next day, but about a “natural phenomenon”.
1968 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1968 9th place and one of the nine Gold Medals of the Festival for the interpretation of Lady Carneval at the 3rd International Golden Rooster Festival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1968 Bronze Bratislava lyre of the International Festival
1968 Golden medal for interpretation at the Rio de Janeiro International Festival (Brazil)
1968 Golden Record of Supraphon
1968 Golden Record Trophee MIDEM Cannes 66/67
1968 Golden Key Interviews with the song Why Birds Sing
1968 Golden Record of Polydor (for the first album Die goldene Stimme aus Prag)
1968 The Golden Key of the Karlovy Vary International Intervention Festival
1968 Trophée Nationale International Fair of Record Companies and Music Publishers MIDEM in Cannes, France
1969 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1969 3rd place in the poll of German journalists about the best German singing artist in Germany in 1968
1969 Bronze Lyre at the Bratislava International Festival for the song Hey, gentlemen, conchers
1969 Gold Medal of Straubing (West Germany)
1969 Golden Record of Supraphon
1969 Golden Record Trophee MIDEM Cannes 67/68
1969 Silver Record of Artia (for the best-selling Czech artist abroad)
1969 Trophée Nationale International Fair of Record Companies and Music Publishers MIDEM in Cannes, France
1970 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1970 4th and 5th place at the Athens festival (Greece)
1970 4th place at the 3rd International Song Olympics Festival in Athens with the song Hey, Hey, Baby
1970 5th place in poll of professional magazines about the best artist (Germany)
1970 Golden Record of Supraphon
1970 Golden Record Trophee MIDEM Cannes 68/69
1970 Silver Record of Artia (for the best-selling Czech artist abroad)
1970 Trophée Nationale International Fair of Record Companies and Music Publishers MIDEM in Cannes, France
1971 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1971 Golden Record of Supraphon
1971 Golden Dog (for one million records sold in West Germany)
1971 Silver Record of Artia (for the best-selling Czech artist abroad)
1972 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1972 Golden Record of Supraphon
1972 Album My Song is the 6th best record of the year after the Melodie magazine
1972 Silver Record of Artia (for the best-selling Czech artist abroad)
1973 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1973 Golden Record of Artia (album My Czech Favorites 1972)
1974 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1974 Cherry Blossoms Award for the interpretation of the song Let Love Spread Far And Wide at the Yamaha Festival in Japan
1974 Star of the Year honorary title, awarded by the British music magazine Music Week
1974 The Golden Microphone for the Artist Who Made the Most Significant in the Development of Art in Radio and Television – Stuttgart, West Germany
1975 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1976 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1976 Honorary badge of SČSSP I. degree
1977 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1977 Award for outstanding artistic performance at the Yamaha World Song Festival in Tokyo – Japan
1977 Golden Plaque of Polydor
1977 Golden Tanzmariechen (for the greatest personality in Germany)
1977 Goldene Tanzmariechen – Award for Outstanding Personalities of Economic, Scientific and Cultural Life in Nuremberg, Germany
1977 Karel Gott became the most popular foreign singer in the USSR (before Elton John and Cliff Richard)
1977 Outstanding Performance at the Japan International Yamaha Festival (Tokyo – Japan)
1977 Star of Popular Music (Poland)
1977 the title of Star of Popular Music at the International Festival in Poland
1977 Title Deserved Artist of Czechoslovakia (State Prize)
1978 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1978 1st place in poll of the most popular singers in the USSR
1978 Five Golden Records of Polydor (for record of Die Biene Maja)
1978 The Carnival Gold Cap of the city of Köln am Rhein (for the greatest personality of the cultural life of the year in West Germany)
1978 Goldene Mütze of the city of Köln am Rhein for the most important cultural personality of the year
1978 Stage Personality Award at the Poznań International Festival (Poland)
1978 The title Personality, awarded at the 6th annual Wiosna estradowa entertainment show in Poznan (Poland)
1979 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1979 Bronze Lion RTL Radio Luxembourg for the song Das Mädchen aus Athen (Luxembourg)
1979 Gold Medal of Merit for Friendship between Nations, awarded by the GDR Friendship League
1979 Golden Needles of the GDR Friendship League (East Germany)
1979 Golden Record of Polydor (album Triumph der goldenen Stimme)
1979 Honorary Diploma of the Central Committee of the Lenin Komsomol for strengthening the friendship between Czechoslovak and Soviet youth
1979 Silver Lion RTL Radio Luxemburg for the song Babička (Luxembourg)
1979 Golden Record of Supraphon  (for 15 years of cooperation)
1979 Golden Record of Supraphon (for album Karel Gott ’78)
1979 Victory in the 34th annual Song for the Star Czech Radio Show with the song Shop Full of Dreams
1980 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1980 Honorary badge of the Central Committee of SČSP  I. degree
1980 Oscar of German Television ZDF (Dortmund – West Germany)
1980 Golden Record of Supraphon (for album Karel Gott ’79)
1981 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1981 Country Music Nashwille Association Diploma  (USA)
1981 Golden Record of Polydor (album Guten Abend album, Gute Laune)
1981 Golden Record of Supraphon (for 1 million Czech albums sold abroad)
1982 2nd place in the Czech Nightingale poll of Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1982 Golden Tuning fork – Award given to one of the most popular figures of Saarland Radio and Television in Saarbruecken, West Germany
1983 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1983 Golden harp for the interpretation of German folk song awarded in Stuttgart, Germany
1983 Golden Tuning fork – Award given to one of the most popular figures of Saarland Radio and Television in Saarbruecken, West Germany
1983 Hermann Löns Gold Medal for the interpretation of German folk songs awarded in Munich, Germany
1983 Silver antenna of BRF of Belgian television and radio charts
1983 Supraphon Gold Plate (in 20 years of cooperation)
1983 Golden Record of Supraphon (for 5 million Czech albums sold abroad)
1984 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1984 Antenna of Honor (for the most popular singer in Belgium)
1984 BRF Silver Antenna for number of placements on the BRF charts with songs Ich bin der Adler, du der Wind and Nun bist du da in Eupen-Kettenis, Belgiium
1984 Golden Record of PolyGram (album Weihnachten, Switzerland)
1984 Golden Crown of Young World magazine
1984 Golden Tuning fork – Award given to one of the most popular figures of Saarland Radio and Television in Saarbruecken, West Germany
1984 Winner in audience poll for the price of TV Jingle Bell in the singing category
1985 3rd place in the Golden Nightingale poll of Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1985 Title National Artist of Czechoslovakia (State Prize)
1985 Winner in audience poll for the price of TV Jingle Bell in the singing category
1986 3rd place in the Golden Nightingale poll of Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1986 Absolute victory in the audience poll for the TV Jingle Bell Award
1986 BRF (Belgian Radio and Television) Honor Antenna for the most popular performer of the BRF charts over the past five years, awarded in Eupen-Kettenis, Belgium
1986 Golden Antenna BRF 1986 (for Belgium’s most popular singer in the last 5 years)
1986 Golden Needle of Polydor (for 20 years of cooperation)
1986 Honorable mention of the Pragokoncert art agency for exemplary and long-term presentation of Czechoslovak music art abroad
1986 Platinum Record of  Supraphon (for the most successful artist of all history)
1986 Polydor Golden Needle for twenty years of successful cooperation (this award was awarded to Karel Gott as the third artist in the history of Polydor after Herbert von Karajan and Leonard Bernstein).
1986 Golden Record of Supraphon (for album Muzika)
1986 Absolute winner in audience poll for the price of Czech TV Jingle Bell
1987 3rd place in the Golden Nightingale poll of Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1987 Absolute victory in the audience poll for the TV Jingle Bell Award
1987 Discoslavík (in poll of DJs for the best artist of all time)
1987 Platinum Record of  of Polydor (in 20 years of cooperation)
1987 Golden Record of Supraphon (for album White Christmas)
1987 Absolute winner in audience poll for the price of Czech TV Jingle Bell
1988 2nd place in the Melodie Awards of Music Critics and Journalists Melodie magazine
1988 4th place in the Golden Nightingale poll of Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1988 Melodie Magazine Award (2nd place)
1988 The Great Platinum Record of Polydor for 464 recordings Karel Gott made for Polydor from 1967 to 1988
1988 Absolute winner in audience poll for the price of Czech TV Jingle Bell
1989 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1989 Golden Horseshoe Award from the Karnevals Club in Stuttgart (West Germany)
1989 Mikhail Gorbachev awarded Karel Gott Order of Friendship of Nations of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR  for active participation in the development and strengthening of friendship and cooperation between the people of the Soviet Union and Czechoslovakia (September 1989)
1989 Special price of Czechoslovakian disc-jockeys for personality longest played at domestic discos
1990 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1991 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer and also the absolute winner
1991 2nd place in the Czech Nightingale poll of Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1991 Der Stier den Hohensalzburg – prestigious Austrian award, awarded annually to the most prominent figures of social, political, cultural and sports life
1991 Golden Microphone for Gala Star 1991 in Böblingen, Germany
1991 Karel Gott became the first member of the Hall of Fame of the Academy of Czech Popular Music
1991 Popular Music Academy Award (Hall of Fame)
1991 Salzburg Bull (for the most famous person in Austria)
1991 title Artist of the Year ´91 (the biggest German artist of the magazine Künstler Magazin)
1991 Unveiling of Wax Figure of Karl Gott, Elvis Presley and Jimi Hendrix at the Wax Museum in Berlin
1992 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows of TýTý in the category Singer and also the absolute winner
1992 Diskoslavík ́- title Personality of all time, awarded by Czech disc-jockeys
1992 German Heritage Festival Diploma (New Jersey, USA)
1992 Supraphon Diamon Record for 13 million albums sold
1993 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
1993 Ceramic Birds (for the album When Man and Woman Breakfast)
1993 Diskoslavík (disjockey prize for the greatest personality of all time)
1994 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows of TýTý in the category Singer and also the absolute winner
1994 Platinum Record of  Supraphon (for album When Man  Breakfast with Woman, the best selling title in the Czech Republic)
1995 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
1995 Golden Record of GoJa (album Zázrak vánoční)
1995 Golden Record of PolyGram (album Karel Gott ´95)
1995 Golden Tuning fork – Award given to one of the most popular figures of Saarland Radio and Television in Saarbruecken, Germany
1995 Homage of Czech discjockeys for the most successful domestic interpreter of popular music
1995 Brick of the Year 1995 in the category of singers – prize awarded by children viewers of Czech Television
1995 Brick of the Year (for winning the TV child audience survey)
1996 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1996 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer and also the absolute winner
1996 The Best Singer of the Year ’95 (Ring Magazine poll)
1996 Double platinum album of GoJa (album Zázrak vánoční, best selling album of the year in the Czech Republic)
1996 Brick of the Year (for winning the TV child audience survey)
1997 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1997 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
1997 Teenager Melody (Prize of Teenagers – TV East Germany
1998 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
1998 2nd place in the Czech Nightingale poll of Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1998 A charming personality of the year Award
1998 Double platinum album of GoJa and EMI (for album Duety, best selling album of the year in Czech Republic)
1998 Victory in the Slovakian Nightingale poll in the category of foreign singers (before Madonna and Michael Jackson)
1999 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
1999 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer and also the absolute winner
1999 Dominik Hasek’s Trophy for the most useful and productive voice in Czech pop music
1999 Golden Record of GoJa (Rocky of My Youth)
1999 The Golden Plate of Popron (for album Frostman)
2000 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2000 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
2001 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2001 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
2001 Crystal Globe of the European Economic Institute for outstanding performance and merit
2002 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2002 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer and also the absolute winner
2002 German radio station RPR awarded Karel Gott the Award for the most successful foreign artist
2002 Golden Record of Universal (album Every time)
2002 Prize for the most successful foreign artist in Germany (PRP)
2002 Golden Record of Supraphon (album Concert of Stars at Žofín)
2002 Golden Record of Supraphon (for album Magical Christmas)
2003 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2003 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
2004 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2004 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
2004 Golden Record of GoJa (album My Guardian Angel)
2004 Golden Microphone – Award for the most successful artist in Germany (Künstler Magazin)
2004 Golden Record of Supraphon for DVD Lady Carneval
2004 Multiplatinum Record of Supraphon (album 42 Greatest Hits)
2004 Multiplatinum Record of Supraphon for the album Christmas in Golden Prague – the most successful album of all time in the Czech Republic
2004 Platinum Record of GoJa (album Swing collection)
2004 Platinum Record of  Universal (album Live – Karel Gott & H. Vondrackova)
2004 Platinum Record of  Supraphon for the successful sale of the Christmas DVD Dream About Christmas
2004 Platinum Record of Supraphon (DVD Dream About Christmas)
2004 Golden Record of Supraphon (for album My Love)
2005 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2005 1st place in the Personality of the Year poll for Sanoma Magazines magazine readers
2005 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
2005 1st place in TOP Garderoba poll (best dressed personality)
2005 Golden Record of Melodyia (Karel Gott album, 5 million sold in Russia)
2005 The best Czech singer of all time (according to STEM Agency survey – for K. Gott 45% of respondents voted)
2006 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2006 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer and also the absolute winner
2006 2nd place in the Children’s Personality of the Year poll (Jetix Kids Award)
2006 4th place in the Most interesting Czech man poll (MF Dnes)
2006 Golden Record of Supraphon (DVD Lady Carneval)
2007 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2007 1st place in the Children’s Personality of the Year poll (Jetix Kids Award)
2007 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
2007 Platinum Record of Supraphon (DVD Hundred Times I Praise Time)
2007 40 Jahre Universal Music Award of Universal Music Co.
2008 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2008 1st place in the Children’s Personality of the Year poll (Jetix Kids Award)
2008 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
2008 A charming personality of the year Award
2008 Double Platinum album of Supraphon for DVD Lady Carneval
2008 Legend of the Night Stream Award of Czech Radio
2008 Person of the Year (Rhythm)
2008 Platinum Record of  Supraphon – DVD Hundred times I praise time
2008 Platinum Record of  Supraphon for album 50 hits
2009 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2009 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows of TýTý in the category Singer and also the absolute winner
2009 3rd best selling album of the year (2CD 50 hits)
2009 Event of the year Award for the box My Songs (Český rozas)
2009 Hall of Fame of the Pilsen Region
2009 Legend of the Night Stream Award of Czech Radio
2009 Medal of the City of Pilsen (Honorary Citizen of the City)
2009 Prague 5 City District awarded Karel Gott the Merit Medal for Contribution to the City
2009 Karel Gott became an honorary citizen of his hometown of Pilsen and was commissioned by Governor to the Hall of Fame of the Pilsen Region
2009 Karel Gott received a Medal of Merit from the President of the Czech Republic Václav Klaus (State Prize)
2009 Silver medal of the City of Prague
2010 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2010 3rd place in TýTý poll of the most popular faces and TV screen shows in the category Singer
2010 ANNO (Nova TV Award)
2010 Award of the city of Myjava (Slovakia)
2010 Double platinum record of Supraphon for 70 hits album.
2010 Supraphon Double Platinum Record (for 3CD 70 hits)
2011 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2011 3rd place in TýTý poll of the most popular faces and TV screen shows in the category Singer
2011 Czech Star – Hall of Fame – Music Academy Award
2011 Gentleman PRO – victory in poll
2011 The Association of Czech Russians Karel Gott awarded the commemorative Medal of Josef Jungmann for the promotion of Czech-Russian relations
2011 My Star of the Year Award – Life Work Category in public poll (Bauer – Germany)
2011 Gott took over the Order of Yuri Gagarin in Moscow (Russia)
2011 Order of Yuri Gagarin (Moscow – Russia)
2011 OSA Award for the most successful tour of 2010
2012 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2012 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
2012 Double platinum album of Supraphon for album Sentiment
2012 Golden Record of Supraphon (CD Dotek lásky)
2012 Platinum Record of Supraphon for album Sentiment
2012 Platinum Record of  Supraphon (for album Sentiment)
2012 Golden Record of Supraphon for the album Touch of Love
2012 Vienna City Hall Award (Wien, Austria)
2013 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2013 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows TýTý in the category Singer
2013 1st place in Contact radio chart (Farther beyond the horizon)
2013 Golden Antenna for the most successful performer of Belgian Radio and Television (BRF)
2013 Order of Alexander Alexandrov (Moscow – Russia)
2013 Platinum Record of  Supraphon for the album Touch of Love
2014 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2014 1st place in poll of the most popular faces and TV shows of TýTý in the category Singer and also the absolute winner
2014 Crystal Lion of Supraphon
2014 Platinum Record of  Supraphon for the album Love is Beautiful
2014 The Legend of Czech Popular Music – Anděl – Critics’ Choice Award
2014 The Most Played Artist of the Night Stream (Czech Radio Award)
2015 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2015 Double platinum album of Supraphon for the album With a Little Help of My Friends
2016 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2016 Golden Record of Supraphon (for the album 40 Nightingales)
2017 1st place in the Czech Nightingale poll of the Young World magazine about the most popular singer
2017 Double platinum album of Supraphon for album 40 Nightingales
2017 Karel Gott received the Goldene Henne in Germany for a lifetime achievement
2017 Golden Record of Supraphon  for the album Folk Songs of My Heart