2021 slate includes a variety of musicians and more
The Judds, Kelly Clarkson, Trisha Yearwood, Salt-N-Pepa, Missy Elliot, The Chi-Lites, Ana Gabriel, Jefferson Airplane, Don McClean, and Charlie Parker (Posthumous) are the musicians receiving stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2021. The announcement was made via a live announcement on social media by the Walk of Fame.
“After 37 years, I still find myself amazed! What a journey it has been so far. Thankful to still be included,” states Wynonna Judd.
“Many years ago before moving to Nashville, we lived in Hollywood. It was a very hard time. I could barely pay the rent and keep food on the table for Ashley, Wynonna and myself,” shares mom Naomi. “Walking down Hollywood Boulevard, and seeing those stars under my feet, it just never occurred to me that our names would one day be on a Star with all of those famous people. It’s surreal to even imagine it now. I’m thrilled that we have been given such amazing recognition.”
The musicians are among the 35 entertainers being inducted throughout 2021. More details regarding each one’s induction will come later.
Josh Brolin, Don Cheadle, Morris Chestnut, Benedict Cumberbatch, Zac Efron, Giancarlo Giannini, Shia LaBeouf, Jimmy Smits, Naomi Watts and a double star for Ali McGraw and Ryan O’Neal, in the Motion Picture category.
In Television, Nick Cannon, Courteney Cox, Marla Gibbs, Jenifer Lewis, Laura Linney, Judge Greg Mathis, Dr. Mehmet Oz, Sarah Paulson, Peter Roth and Christian Slater will be inducted.
In the category of Live Theater/Performance, Sarah Brightman, Luciano Pavarotti (Posthumous) and August Wilson (Posthumous) will be awarded.
Finally, Big Boy will be receive a star in the Radio category.
Author: Buddy Iahn
Buddy Iahn founded The Music Universe when he decided to juxtapose his love of web design and music. As a lifelong drummer, he decided to take a hiatus from playing music to report it. The website began as a fun project in 2013 to one of the top independent news sites.