JT Will be Inducted into the Memphis Music Hall of Fame on October 17th
Alongside Memphis blues legends, rock 'n' roll innovators, and soul and country icons, Justin Timberlake will be inducted into the Memphis Music Hall of Fame on October 17th at the Cannon Center for Performing Arts in Downtown Memphis!!
The evening’s festivities will center around top-notch musical performances and tributes, with honorees Justin Timberlake, Sam Moore and Scotty Moore all scheduled to appear. The induction ceremony will be produced again by Royal Studios’ Boo Mitchell, and he’ll bring back the inimitable Hi Rhythm to serve as house band for the evening. Some details on special guests paying tribute to the 2015 inductees will be revealed in the next few weeks, while some will remain under wraps until show time :)
In the Hall of Fame’s fourth year, the inductee list is as diverse as ever – blues singer-songwriter Alberta Hunter, “The Human Timekeeper” Al Jackson, Jr., bluesman Memphis Slim, pioneering rock guitarist Scotty Moore, acclaimed country artist Charlie Rich, legendary soul duo Sam & Dave and Actor and Singer Justin Timberlake – and they join 47 previous inductees including B.B. King, Elvis Presley, Big Star, Chips Moman, Carl Perkins, Sam Phillips, Otis Redding, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, Howlin’ Wolf and other world-changing musicians, bringing the total number of inductees to 54.
Tickets will be available for purchase through Ticketmaster.com, or by calling 1-800-745-3000. Tickets are $50 or $100 per person and are inclusive of Ticketmaster fees. The ceremony will begin promptly at 7 p.m. Additional information is also available by contacting Pam Parham at the Memphis Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum at (901) 205-2530 or at [email protected].