The Blues Foundation (Memphis, TN, USA) unites all “blues creators” (musicians, promoters, magazines, etc.) worldwide.
The world’s most prestigious blues awards (Blues Music Awards, Keeping The Blues Alive Awards) are presented by the Foundation.
The Blues Foundation hosts the International Blues Challenge held each January/February in Memphis TN. The German representatives are nominated via the German Blues Challenge.
Baltic Blues e.V. is currently the only “Affiliate Member” in Germany.