We are sad in sharing the news of the passing of our Hall of Fame inductee Ben E. King on Thursday, April 30, 2015. We will remember the great legacy of Ben E. King and his warm voice behind so many unforgettable songs from the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s including his hit “Stand By Me” which leaves a special memory for many of us. Our deepest sympathy goes to his family.
On behalf of the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame we offer our deepest condolences to the entire Smith family upon the passing of their beloved Arthur Smith, a legend in this life and beyond.
We are honored to have Arthur Smith, one of country and gospel music’s finest artist and entrepreneurs as a member in the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame. We are forever grateful for his contribution to the Carolina’s and the world.
“The NC Music Hall of Fame’s Board and staff members extend their deepest condolences to Gail Scott and family and to the many thousands of loyal fans, upon the passing of their beloved one, Billy Scott.
Billy was among the original inductees in the NC Music hall of Fame, a valued member of its Board and a dedicated, supporting friend of the Hall of Fame. The music in Heaven surely sounded better the day that Billy joined the Heavenly band!”
On behalf of the NC Music Hall Of Fame we extend our deepest condolences to the family of Andy Griffith upon the death of their loved one. Andy Griffith was a multi-talented actor/musical artists whose remarkable creative, artistic contributions to the world of entertainment endeared him to several generations of fans over many decades. His name, artifacts and musical contributions will be preserved forever in the NC Music Hall of Fame Museum and his memory will always be in the hearts and minds of his millions of fans.
We hope the knowledge that Andy Griffith was so loved by so many, may bring you some peace and comfort during your sorrows.
On behalf of the NC Music Hall of Fame & Museum, we extend our deepest condolences to the family of Arthel “Doc” Watson upon the passing of their loved one. May the knowledge that the loving memory of “Doc” Watson will forever live in the hearts and minds of his millions of loyal fans and in the NC Music Hall of Fame, bring them some peace and comfort during their sorrows.