1978
Charter Members of AJHoF
Frank E. Adams, Sr.
Amos F. Gordon
Erskine Hawkins
Haywood Henry
Sammy Lowe
John T. 'Fess' Whatley

1979
Paul Bascomb
Wilbur 'Dud' Bascomb
John Bell
Jothan Callins
Charles H. Clarke
Cleveland Eaton
Johnny Grimes
Richard Harris
Jonathan Jo Jones
James H. Mitchell
Avery Parrish
Sun Ra
John C. Reed
Laura Washington


1980
Walter H. Blythe
Arthur "Babe" Clarke
Peter F. Clarke
Jimmy Colvin
Charles Daniels
Wilson L. Driver
Jerry Grundhoefer
Calvin A. Ivory
Henry Kimbrell
Jesse Larkins
Frederick Shorty Long
Rushton Miller
Walter Miller
Fletcher Myatt
C. Julian Parrish
Hampton Reese
Alwilda C. Smith
John S. Springer, Sr.
Newman C. Terrell
Iva B. Williams

1981
John Anderson
Henry Blankenship
Melvin H. Caswell
Richard Clarke
Victor Cunningham
Murray Harper
Jimmie Harris
Theodore Hill
George Hudson
William Johnson, III
Warren Parham
Avery Richardson
Richard Sanford
E. W. Williams
Ivory Williams

1982
Joe Alexander
Esau Coleman
Alton Davenport
Joseph Guy
Leon Hines
George Hudson
Lovell Litton
James Powell
Sam Ranelli
Tolton Rosser
Joseph Sanford
John Santoro
Roszetta Johnson Scovil
William Stewart
Robert Summers

Ona Watson

 

1983
Hooper T. Abrams
Leroy Allen
Leatha Bell
Frank Carpenter
Paul B. Coman
LaVergne Eaton Comer
Dolly Brown Gibson
Marcellus Green
Frank Greer
Monroe Kennedy
Robert McCoy
Neil Mc Clean

H. L. Raleigh Randolph
Charles "Bull" Simpson
Jesse Taylor

1984
Doris Adams
Carl Atkins
Lucius Daniels
Ella Fitzgerald
Shelton Gary

James L. Lowe
James McDaniels
Robert Moore
H. T. Raleigh Randolph
Johnny Smith
Arthur Stringer
Sam Taylor

1985
Collins 'Bo' Berry
Edward A. Brown
Henry L. Caffey
Andrew C. Fair
Howard Funderburg
W. C. Handy
Jerome Hopkins
Everett Lawler
James L. Lowe
Willie Richardson
Lee Stanfield
Jonny Williams

Honorary 1985
Richard Arrington, Jr.
Gloria Curry
J. Garrick Hardy
Dr. C. W. Hayes
David Vann
Lewis White

1986
Leon 'Lucky' Davis
Henry Glover
Hortense Henderson
Dr. Thomas Lyle
Mary Alice Marable
Jack Marshall
Ellis McClure
Lucky Millinder
Jerry Reed
Dinah Washington
H.T.Ward
Zelpha Wells
Harry Young

1987
Jimmy 'Guitar' Allen
Donald Crawford
Jesse Dandy
Ted Galloway
Jerry Greene
Tommie Harris
Aldolphus Williams

1988
Dr. Horace Carney
Roosevelt Hatcher
Attorney James Henderson
Nathaniel Miller
Robert 'Bobby' Owens
Rose Marie Rushin
Bonna Mae Perine Samuels
Thomas Stewart

1989
Emerson Able
Attorney John Carlton
Eddie Castleberry
Attorney Samuel Fisher
John McAphee, Jr.
Henry Pugh
J. B. Sims
Cornelius Aikens

1990
James Reese Europe
Joseph P. Giattina
William Wise Handy
J. Earl Hensley
Nuncie LeBerte
William Lee
Irene Monroe
William Nappi
Jimmy Randolph
Evelyn Wallace


1991
Pat Cather
Andre Ford
Ann Graham
Eric Essix
Alex Gulas
Wilbur Harden
Cliff Nation
DeWitt Shaw
Clarence 'Pinetop' Smith
James Swyne
Charles Cootie Williams

1992
Earlie Billups
Edward 'Duke' Ellington
Lionel Hampton
Trenton Harris
Samuel Lay
Consuela Lee


1993
Nat 'King' Cole
John Collins


1994
Cholly Atkins
Mary Ogletree
Willie Ruff


1995
Jim Bell
Countess Felder
Urbie Green
Dr. Henry Panion
Hassan Ralph Williams
Bobby Smith


1997
Victor Atkins
Jesse Champion
Foxxy Fatts
Thomas Lindsey
Johnny O'Neal

2001
Sylvester 'Rickey' Powell
Charles Ard

2008
Gene “Mighty Flea” Conners
Frank Davis Jr
Bart Grooms
Alvon A. “Sonny” Harris
Grover Mitchell
Steve Sample
Harry Noble Simms

Roy Yarbrough

2013

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