The Blue Ridge Music Hall of Fame in Wilkesboro, NC has announced the inductees for their 2015 class, and it includes bluegrass greats Terry Baucom, Lulu Belle and Scotty, and The Lewis Family. Also chosen for this year are songwriter Si Kahn, country artist Ronnie Milsap, and recording engineer Bobby Patterson.
Prior inductees include Earl Scruggs, Doc Watson, The Carter Family, The Stanley Brothers, Don Reno, Bobby Hicks, Charlie Poole, Norman Blake, Andy Griffith, Lester Flatt and many others.
The Hall of Fame is located within the Wilkes Heritage Museum, and is a partnership between Wilkes Community College, MerleFest, and regional academics and musicians.
The new members will be inducted during the 8th Annual Blue Ridge Music Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony on June 20 at the Stone Center for Performing Arts in North Wilkesboro.
Congratulations to the 2015 class!