THE NEW MEMBERS OF THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME
The CMA announced the 12 newest inductees to the Country Music Hall of Fame, who will be honored at a special dinner on October 4 in Nashville and during the 35th Annual CMA Awards on November 7, 2001.
The 12 honorees include 10 special inductees selected earlier this year and two new members normally scheduled to be inducted for 2001. The special inductees include the Delmore Brothers, the Everly Brothers, Don Gibson, Homer and Jethro, Waylon Jennings, The Jordanaires, Don Law, the Louvin Brothers, Ken Nelson and Webb Pierce. Bill Anderson is the 2001 inductee in the Open category, and Sam Phillips is being honored in the Non-Performer category.