Date posted: July 24, 2013

Alligator Records Recording Artist and Reigning 2013 B.B.King Entertainer Of The Year & Soul Blues Male Artist Of The Year To Receive Oregon Music Hall Of Fame’s 2012 Album Of The Year Award!

There were many incredible albums by Oregon artists in 2012 but the honors go to longtime Oregon artist Curtis Salgado. Soul Shot was his first solo album to come out on Alligator Records. It also proved to be the best album of his career. Curtis picked up a Muddy Award for “Best National Blues Album.” He also recently took home the Soul Blues Album of the Year Award along with Soul Blues Male Artist of the Year and B.B. King Entertainer of the Year honors in Memphis at the Blues Music Awards.

The 7th Annual Oregon Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Concert will be held again this year at the Aladdin Theater on Saturday, October 5 at 7 p.m.