The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that legendary entertainer Jackie Wilson will be honored with the 2,672nd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Wednesday, September 4, at 11:30 a.m. PDT. The posthumous star will be dedicated in the category of Recording at 7057 Hollywood Boulevard
“The late, great Jackie Wilson is one of the most important and influential recording artists of his generation!” said Ana Martinez, Producer of the Hollywood Walk of Fame. He is a man who broke barriers and inspired many young singers” added Martinez.
Helping Emcee Rana Ghadban, President & CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce to unveil the star will be Walk of Famer will be Berry Gordy Jr, Marshall Thompson, and Smokey Robinson. Accepting the award will be Jackie Wilson’s widow, Harlene Harris Wilson.
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce which administers the popular star ceremonies encourages people who are unable to attend and fans around the world to watch the event exclusively on www.walkoffame.com.