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SoulMusic Hall Of Fame
We congratulate our inductees into The SoulMusic Hall Of Fame, our permanent online acknowledgement of the contribution of the artists, musicians, producers, songwriters and arrangers who have contributed to the timeless genre known as soul music.

We thank all the members of The SoulMusic Community (TSMC) and all our registered users at SoulMusic.com for participating in the process that has resulted in our illustrious inductees being honoured for their work in the world of soul music!
Female Artist
June 2014
GLADYS KNIGHT
April 2014
BETTY WRIGHT
February 2014
DENIECE WILLIAMS
December 2013
ANITA BAKER
October 2013
MARLENA SHAW
August 2013
NATALIE COLE
June 2013
PATTI AUSTIN
April 2013
STEPHANIE MILLS
February 2013
DIONNE WARWICK
December 2012
CHAKA KHAN
September 2012
ARETHA FRANKLIN
Male Artist
June 2014
BABYFACE
April 2014
FREDDIE JACKSON
February 2014
LIONEL RICHIE
December 2013
BILL WITHERS
October 2013
WILL DOWNING
August 2013
BOBBY WOMACK
June 2013
JEFFREY OSBORNE
April 2013
PEABO BRYSON
February 2013
SMOKEY ROBINSON
December 2012
AL JARREAU
September 2012
AL GREEN
Group/Duo
June 2014
THE STYLISTICS
April 2014
THE JACKSON FIVE
February 2014
THE DRAMATICS
December 2013
MIDNIGHT STAR
October 2013
THE EMOTIONS
August 2013
THE O'JAYS
June 2013
THE COMMODORES
April 2013
MAZE featuring FRANKIE BEVERLY
February 2013
THE TEMPTATIONS
December 2012
THE WHISPERS
September 2012
EARTH, WIND & FIRE
Instrumentalist/Musician
June 2014
HERBIE HANCOCK
April 2014
NAJEE
February 2014
PATRICE RUSHEN
December 2013
BOOKER T. JONES
October 2013
MARCUS MILLER
August 2013
ROY AYERS
June 2013
RAMSEY LEWIS
April 2013
JOE SAMPLE
February 2013
GEORGE BENSON
December 2012
GEORGE DUKE
September 2012
HARVEY MASON
Producer/Arranger
June 2014
GEORGE DUKE
April 2014
JERRY WEXLER
February 2014
NARADA MICHAEL WALDEN
December 2013
L.A. & BABYFACE
October 2013
NORMAN CONNORS
August 2013
ARIF MARDIN
June 2013
NILE RODGERS
April 2013
KENNY GAMBLE & LEON HUFF
February 2013
QUINCY JONES
December 2012
JIMMY JAM & TERRY LEWIS
September 2012
THOM BELL
Songwriter/Songwriting Team
June 2014
BABYFACE
April 2014
MAURICE WHITE
February 2014
LEON WARE
December 2013
NORMAN WHITFIELD
October 2013
NONA HENDRYX
August 2013
SMOKEY ROBINSON
June 2013
BRENDA RUSSELL
April 2013
ISAAC HAYES & DAVID PORTER
February 2013
THOM BELL & LINDA CREED
December 2012
HOLLAND-DOZIER-HOLLAND
September 2012
ASHFORD & SIMPSON
Contemporary Soul Music Artist/Group or Duo
June 2014
MARY J BLIGE
April 2014
RAHSAAN PATTERSON
February 2014
MAXWELL
December 2013
KENNY LATTIMORE
October 2013
MAYSA
August 2013
RAPHAEL SAADIQ
June 2013
CHANTE MOORE
April 2013
JILL SCOTT
February 2013
LALAH HATHAWAY
December 2012
MINT CONDITION
September 2012
ERIC BENET
Legacy Award (Posthumous)
June 2014
WHITNEY HOUSTON
April 2014
TEENA MARIE
February 2014
TEDDY PENDERGRASS
December 2013
RAY CHARLES
October 2013
MINNIE RIPERTON
August 2013
JAMES BROWN
June 2013
DONNY HATHAWAY
April 2013
CURTIS MAYFIELD
February 2013
MARVIN GAYE
December 2012
LUTHER VANDROSS
September 2012
PHYLLIS HYMAN
Lifetime Achievement Award
June 2014
THE DELLS
April 2014
ROBERTA FLACK
February 2014
THE SUPREMES
December 2013
PATTI LaBELLE
October 2013
NANCY WILSON
August 2013
GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS
June 2013
THE ISLEY BROTHERS
April 2013
DIONNE WARWICK
February 2013
DIANA ROSS
December 2012
STEVIE WONDER
September 2012
ARETHA FRANKLIN
R&B Pioneer (1960-1979)
June 2014
BARRY WHITE
April 2014
THE STAPLE SINGERS
February 2014
OTIS REDDING
December 2013
THE SPINNERS
October 2013
THE IMPRESSIONS
August 2013
THE FOUR TOPS
June 2013
ESTHER PHILLIPS
April 2013
MILLIE JACKSON
February 2013
JERRY BUTLER