AP/Douglas Mason, file
January 7, 2004
Gospel hall of fame ahead: Al Green performs at the Essence Music Festival at the Superdome in New Orleans, in this July 6, 2002 file photo. Green will become one of the newest members of the Gospel Music Association's Hall of Fame, according to an announcement from the GMA on Wednesday, Jan 7, 2004. Green will be honored at a Hall of Fame Awards show in Nashville, Tenn., on Feb. 11.