Dio, Lemmy and others to be inducted into the Hall of Heavy Metal History
The very first Hall of Heavy Metal History awards gala and induction ceremony will be held at the Anaheim Expo Center in Anaheim, California, USA on this Wednesday (January 18th 2017).
The following artists have been nominated for the induction:
Ronnie James Dio, (Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Dio)
Lemmy Kilmister, (Motörhead)
Randy Rhoads, (Ozzy Osbourne)
Vinny Appice ( ex-Black Sabbath and Dio)
Ross “The Boss” Friedman, (ex- Manowar)
Don Airey (Deep Purple)
Metal Blade Records (With Brian Slagel accepting the induction)
Rudy Sarzo (ex-Ozzy Osbourne, Whitesnake)
There will also be some live music during the ceremony with a variety of bands including Dio Disciples, Ross “The Boss” and Mike LePond.
The money raised by the event will be donated to Ronnie James Dio Stand Up And Shout Cancer Fund.
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