Previous inductees include Willie Nelson, BB King, Townes Van Zandt, Bonnie Raitt and Roy Orbison.
From original rebels such as Hank Williams, to genre-defying country heroes the likes of Willie Nelson, these are the icons who paved the way for Americana.
The master of the country fiddle played with Bob Wills' Texas Playboys and many others.
The Nashville star helped changed the fortunes of an impoverished songwriter.
Multi-instrumentalist and soul legend Booker T. Jones is set to publish a new, as yet untitled memoir through Little Brown and Company later this year.
Touring in support of her new memoir, ‘Radio Dreams’, Kimmie Rhodes performs classics songs in an intimate setting, and recalls meeting country outlaw Willie Nelson at the famed Cut-N-Putt.
The endless romantic allure of The Great American Songbook has attracted wonderful country covers by the likes of Patsy Cline and Willie Nelson.
The song that would give Faron Young his first No. 1, 'Live Fast, Love Hard, Die Young,' debuted on Billboard's country charts on 2 April 1955.
Alison Krauss has announced a major North American solo tour for 2018, also taking in festivals and shows with Willie Nelson and family.
As the Statler Brothers toured the US with Barbara Mandrell on 31 March 1979, their next hit 'How To Be A Country Star' rolled into the country charts.
Few latter-day female-artists-turned-executives broke down barriers the way that Bonnie Guitar did, as a session guitarist, star, label owner and A&R head.
Listen to Chris Stapleton's remake of Elton John's I Want Love, from Restoration, one of two new collections of Elton remakes alongside Revamp.
Elvis Costello and Alison Krauss are among the big names confirmed for Willie Nelson's North American Outlaw Music Festival Tour of 2018
Glen Campbell has received a posthumous 2018 ACM Award nomination for his duet with Willie Nelson on Willie's composition 'Funny How Time Slips Away.'
Willie Nelson & Kris Kristofferson, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Elvis Costello and, Chris Cornell are on the Johnny Cash: Forever Now tribute.