Valdy is known as the patriarch of Canadian folk music.
Valdy's first four albums for A&M Records all achieved gold record status in Canada. Gold record sales in 1977 were sales of 50,000 or more copies.
- Valdy Picks Up 3 Gold Records, Tours Canada. Billboard, March 19, 1977.
- Valdy Completing 6th A&M Album. Cash Box, November 18, 1978.
guitar, vocals, piano