Walk of Fame Ltd have joined forces with the owners of the iconic ‘Brighton Palace Pier to establish the ‘Brighton Music Walk of Fame as a permanent ‘free to view’ cultural attraction paying tribute to the many musicians, artists, composers and DJ’s closely associated with the city & Sussex from the early sixties to present day. Brighton Palace Pier is an internationally recognised iconic attractions, one of Britain’s most famous historic coastal landmarks receiving in excess of 5 million visitors each year and voted the most visited FREE attraction in the country outside of London. Official figures release by Visit England showed that only the British Museum, National Gallery, Tate Modern and Natural History Museum attracted more visitors.
The BMWF will include 30 inductees in its inaugural year with further names to be inducted annually.
Inductees will include: THE WHO - NORMAN COOK - JEFF BECK - SIR ROD STEWART - DAVID GILMOUR - LEO SAYER - JIMMY PAGE - TOM ODELL - STEVE ELLIS - THE LAMBRETTAS - RIZZLE KICKS - JAMES BAY - RAG AND BONE MAN - CONOR MAYNARD and many more.....
Teenage Cancer Trust is the official affiliated charity of the BMWF. A percentage from funds received will be donated to the charity who are developing a local specialist Nursing and Support Service and improved local facilities for young people from Brighton so they don't have to face cancer alone.
The inaugural launch event was held on June 27th 2018
The BMWF will has a dedicated presence on the Visit Brighton APP to include inductee plaque locations http://www.visitbrighton.com
The inductee plaques are interactive using the Shazam mobile App with connect visual codes allowing the ‘BRIGHTON MUSIC WALK OF FAME’ to
deliver users to a unique & exciting experience linking each plaque to the featured artists related pages