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Who We Are

The East Coast Music Hall of Fame is a New Jersey 501c3 non-profit organization. We are a society of music professionals and fans from Maine to Florida dedicated to ensuring the present and future of the Rock and Roll era of the 50's, 60's and 70's as well as celebrating the pioneers of this great American musical heritage.


Provide a world class Museum and home for the pioneers of R&B and the Rock & Roll music generation. To celebrate the recording and performance of the 50's, 60's and 70's music with engaging educational programs and extensive Library & Archives. Document and Preserve an American heritage, the music that changed the course of history and politics through the international language of music. 


 The ECMHOF Awards Gala with our Lifetime Acheivment Awards and Legend Awards honor the finest artists and recordings of the past and present. The Foundation is dedicated to lifting the human spirit in celebration and to shine a spotlight on the human endeavor to persevere, overcome and achieve a lifetime of dedication and performance of excellence by an individual, group or organization of the many art forms and categories of the music industry. 


The Best of the Music Makers Awards help today's aspiring new talent as well as established artists who want to preserve and continue this musical legacy by creating pathways of recognition as well as educational and musical programs to help aspiring artists to succeed.  

East Coast Music Hall of Fame  Museum & World Headquarters

  • Becoming a member of The ECMHOF Foundation gives you an opportunity to be personally connected with music professionals and fans from Maine to Florida where you will experience a vast amount of resources, information, news, views, insight, and activities not available anywhere else. You will be part of an organization which is special, fun, and unique.
  • The Hall of Fame Museum; With the support of the City of Wildwood and through the generosity and support of our Ambassador Members from Maine to Florida as well as our generous corporate sponsors, so that it would serve all four cornerstones of our mission: preserving history, celebrating excellence, supporting education and research, and ensuring the future of the music. We support positive messages, images and vibrations in all forms of musical genres. 
  • Scheduled to open in June of 2020; The East Coast Music Hall of Fame Museum will be a Wildwood New Jersey gem for both serious music fans of the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s as well as the casual visitor to one of the Jersey Shore's best vacation spots. With robust exhibits and in-depth history, the museum will expose, educate, and entertain visitors with all that is the rich musical culture of our music. While highlighting over 28 categories of inductees each year and Honoring Lifetime Achievement recipients in all aspects of the music industry to preserving the legacy for future generations to research.