In 1962 he was awarded the title laureate on piano in 3rd festival of Azerbaijan youths.
In 1981 he was awarded the diploma of All-Russian Theatre Society of Ministry of Culture of USSR for translation of the play “The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui” by B.Brecht into Azerbaijani.
In 1989 he was awarded the title Honoured Art Worker.
In 1996 he was awarded International Rasul Rza Award.
In 1997 he was awarded Humay Award.
In 1999 he was awarded the title People’s poet.
In 2004 he was awarded Yusif Mammadaliyev Award.
In 2004 he was awarded orders “Glory”, in 2009 “Sharaf”, in 2014 “Istiglal”.
In 2006 he was awarded diploma “For special services in freedom of Azerbaijan people, formation of independent democratic state” of “Freedom devotees” association.
In 2012 the award was Nasimi.
In 2014 for his services to Turkish literature was presented "Crown Poetry".