• Emmy Award, Writer "Saturday Night Live"
  • Gold Record, "Briefcase Full of Blues"
  • Platinum Record, "Briefcase Full of Blues"
  • Gold Record, "The Blues Brothers" Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Fourth Annual Jack Benny Award – UCLA
  • Golden Reel Award
  • Crawdaddy magazine Most Dangerous Man on Television
  • Rolling Stone magazine Best Dressed
  • Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (April 1, 2004)