Awards & Honors
(to name a few…)
- .Hollywood Walk of Fame to be given in 2024.
2023 Liberia Icon Award
In 2023 Rolling Stone magazine released their 200 greatest singers of all time. Martha ranked 151.
- Rhythm and Blues Hall of Fame
- 2011 MOJO Merit award.
- Named one of the “30 Greatest Lead Singers of All Time” by MusicRadar Online.
- Alabama Music Hall of Fame
- Dinah Washington Award
- Black Women in Publishing Legend Award
- Rhythm n’ Blues Foundation Pioneer Award
- Dick Clark’s Soul Award
- Vocal Group Hall of Fame
- The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
- Grammy Nomination: Heat Wave
- Grammy Hall of Fame: Dancing in the Street
- Gold Record: Dancing In The Street
- Gold Record: Heat Wave
- Named one of Rolling Stone magazine’s “Immortal” Artists