R&B Hall of Fame 2013 Inductees
Otis Redding, Jr.
the Chambers Brothers
The Four Tops
The Dazz Band
Sounds of Unity (S.O.U.L)
The Imperial Wonders
Sly, Slick & Wicked
Ruby and The Romantics
Other notable figures that will be inducted are Alan Free, Dick Clark, Don Cornelius, Donnie Simpson, and Al Sharpton. If you are unfamiliar with any of the names listed above, I would advise you to visit the R&B Hall of Fame website and educate yourself.
Although some of the artists listed above have passed on, I think that it's great that they are honoring the R&B pioneers who helped shape and influence the music that we have today. The induction ceremony will take place on May 5, 2013 in Cleveland Ohio.
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