[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Neil Young[/lastfm] took home an award for Artist of The Year over the weekend at the JUNO Awards in Toronto, Canada.[photogallerylink id=54832 align=right]
Young also received the Adult Alternative Album of the Year Award for Le Noise and was honored with a Allan Waters Humanitarian Award, primarily, for his work in founding the Farm Aid concert series in 1985 with Willie Nelson and John Mellencamp.
In an interview Young said, “I’m not really, you know, an awards kind of guy, that much. But it’s great to get one. It’s a great honor. I appreciate it. The older I get the more appreciative I am.”
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