TGGBS honors Bay Area musicians and blues promoters that have contributed mightily to the preservation of the blues as an art form in the San Francisco and greater Bay Area in Northern California. 

NAT BOLDEN, Living Legend Award "MR. BLUES MAN" March 11, 2023

JIMMY MCCRACKLIN, Richmond Blues Ambassador Award, August 14, 2021 

MZ DEE, Lifetime Achievement Award, July 11, 2021

STEVE FREUND, Blues Master, June 24, 2021

RONNIE & PAULA STEWART, Lifetime Achievement Award, July 13, 2020

AKI KUMAR, Ambassador of the Blues Award, February 7 , 2020

TIA CARROLL, Ambassador of the Blues Award, August 25, 2019

FILLMORE SLIM, Living Legend Award, August 25, 2019

CRAIG HORTON, Living Legend Award, November 30, 2019