Hollywood Walk of Fame Picked for 2023
SOURCE RTT MUSIC NEWS
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has announced the list of artists who will be receive stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2023. Half of the 24 honorees are from the music industry.
Marc Anthony, Irving Azoff, Jonas Brothers, Sheila E., Lenny Kravitz, Jenni Rivera, Blake Shelton and Charlie Wilson have been named in the recording category. Singer Jenni Rivera is set to be honored posthumously.
Ludacris, who is named in the category of motion pictures, is well known for music. Lang Lang, Melba Moore and Pentatonix, who have been named in the category of live theatre/live performance are music notables as well.
"We can't wait to celebrate them as they become part of Hollywood's history with the unveiling of their star on the world's most famous walkway," chair and iHeartRadio host Ellen K, said in a statement.
Hollywood Walk of Fame inductees are chosen by a panel of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce from hundreds of submissions approved by the nominees or their reps. The honoree must agree to attend an unveiling ceremony within two years - typically timed to coincide with promotion of a new project.
The complete list of the Class of 2023 selections to the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
In the category of recording: Marc Anthony, Irving Azoff, Jonas Brothers, Sheila E, Lenny Kravitz, Jenni Rivera (posthumous), Blake Shelton, Charlie Wilson
In the category of motion pictures: Juanita Moore (posthumous), Bill Pullman, Uma Thurman, Vince Vaughn, John Waters, Ludacris, Paul Walker (posthumous)
In the category of television: Jon Favreau, Mindy Kaling, Martin Lawrence, Ralph Macchio, Garrett Morris, Ellen Pompeo
In the category of live theatre/live performance: Lang Lang, Melba Moore, Pentatonix