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Gospel Music Hall of Fame

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Gospel Music Hall of Fame

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gospel_Music_Hall_of_Fame (with incomplete list of those inducted)

The Gospel Music Hall of Fame, created in 1971 by the Gospel Music Association, is a Hall of Fame dedicated exclusively to recognizing meaningful contributions by individuals and groups in all forms of gospel music.

Gospel Music Hall of Fame website:

http://www.gmahalloffame.org/site/

Inductees By Year:

http://www.gmahalloffame.org/site/inductees-by-year