Sammy Shelor, member of the bluegrass group Lonesome River Band will be inducted into the Virginia Music Hall of Fame during the association’s 10th Annual Jumpin’ Bluegrass Festival to be held from 17th to 20th September, 2009 at the Chesterfield, Virginia County Fairgrounds.
Sammy Shelor joins a long list of previous Hall of Famers including Roy Clark, Mother Mabelle, Mac Wiseman, Statler Brothers, Patsy Cline, Tony Rice, Bill Yates, Larry Stephenson and many other talented artists.
I’m honored to be recognized by the Virginia Music Hall of Fame and my home State of Virginia – Sammy Shelor.
I know of no one in the Blue Grass industry that deserves to be in the Hall of Fame more than “Sammy”, thank you.
I couldn’t agree more.