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Here’s a special shout out to Ray Parker Jr for being the 2,518th entertainer to have the honor of having the Hollywood Walk of Fame Star.
It’s long been overdue for Parker to receive this honor. Many people know Parker from his popular hit Ghostbusters, but Parker will be honored in the category of recording. Even though there are so many entertainers to have been blessed with the Walk of Fame Star, the truth of the matter is that Parker has paid his dues and now he’s finally getting his reward.
Some may be thinking that the Walk of Fame may not amount to much, but the honor is important for those who have given their life for their craft.
The Walk of Fame Star honoring will air on March 6th at 11:30 am (PST). The emcee for the event will be Leron Gubler who is the President and CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. Bill Withers and Brian Holland will be on-hand to help Parker unveil his star.
Just in case you’re not aware of this, Parker is a much sought after guitarist in the industry. A truly versatile musician and composer, Parker can tout being well rounded in the entertainment industry has its benefits.
“We have amazing musicians on the Walk of Fame and adding Ray Parker Jr. to our famous Walk of Fame is the icing on the cake,” Gubler said.
“His star will be next to fellow musical greats Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie and The Funk Brothers!”
Parker has been the recipient of numerous awards to include the Grammy and Golden Globe Award and BAFTA, just to name a few. The Walk of Fame is another accomplishment that Parker can add to his already impressive resume.
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