The Hall of Heavy Metal History is a non-profit organization dedicated to enshrining forever, those Iconic musicians and music industry executives who are responsible for making Hard Rock and Heavy Metal music what it is today. Their contribution to the genre is invaluable, and they keep inspiring Heavy Metal fans throughout the world, from generation to generation.

The organization includes the Annual Celebrity Award Induction Ceremony in January, in Anaheim CA. Past inductees include Black Sabbath Vocalist Ronnie James Dio, MetalBlade Records Founder Brian Slagel, MotorHead Vocalist Lemmy Kilmister, The Scorpions, Sabain Cymbals President Andy Zildjian, Whitesnake Bassist Rudy Sarzo, Deep Purple Keyboardist Don Airey, and Ozzy Osbourne Guitarist Randy Rhoads, among other Iconic Musicians and Music Industry Executives.