2013 Blues Hall of Fame

BluesHallOfFame-791198The 2013 class of the Blues Foundation’s Blues Hall of Fame features individuals, albums, singles, and literature from a wide array of Blues types. The induction ceremony will be held Wednesday, May 8, 2013 (the night before the 34th Blues Music Awards) at the Memphis Marriott Downtown.
Listen to Full-Time Blues Radio Episode 1309 to hear music by every artist, album and single on the list below.
To read bios on this and every year’s Hall of Fame inductees:
Click Here to Visit the Blues Foundation Website.

Here is the Hall of Fame Class of 2013!

Performer
Earl Hooker
Jimmie Rodgers
Jody Williams
Joe Louis Walker
Little Brother Montgomery
Otis Clay

Individuals
Cosimo Matassa
Dave Clark
Henry Glover

Classic of Blues Literature

Soulsville, U.S.A.: The Story of Stax Records, Rob Bowman (Schirmer, 2003)

Classic of Blues Recording: Singles/Album Tracks

“Canned Heat Blues” Tommy Johnson (Victor, 1928)

“How Many More Years” Howlin’ Wolf (Chess, 1951)

“Let the Good Times Roll” Louis Jordan (Decca, 1946)

“Me and My Chauffeur Blues” Memphis Minnie (OKeh, 1941)

“Mystery Train” Little Junior’s Blue Flames (Junior Parker) (Sun, 1953)

Classic of Blues Recording: Albums

Complete Recorded Works/Texas Worried Blues Henry “Ragtime Texas” Thomas (Herwin,1975 and Yazoo, 1989)

Louis Jordan’s Greatest Hits (Decca, 1969)

More Real Folk Blues Howlin’ Wolf (Chess, 1967)

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