​​​​​This site is established to help commemorate the  Big Man of the Year Award legacy that Clarence "Big Man" Clemons has left since his passing on

June 18, 2011. 

To express your thoughts and further his legacy, please share a message honoring him by clicking "donate" above. ​Check back often and sign up through "Contact".

Each year since 2009 when Clarence received the inaugural award, this award has been given to a musical luminary who has exhibited a passion to inspire a positive message in helping others, and embodies the values of generosity and service that reflect Clarence's legacy.  Prior recipients include Bernie Williams, Lady Gaga, Steven Van Zandt, Darlene Love, Jake Clemons and Paul Schaffer.

​ Very soon we will be announcing an exciting and substantial new direction for the

Big Man of the Year Award.  Click the "Donate" tab as an initiative is about to be announced  and launched to raise funds and to celebrate the Big Man's 75th birthday on January 11, 2017.

​​​​​​​Clarence Clemons 

Big Man of the Year award