After 200 million records sold and 18 number one singles, Mariah Carey is to finally receive a star on the iconic Hollywood Walk Of Fame it has been announced.
Per a newly published press release, The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced that the singer will be honored with the 2,556th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on August 5, 2015. The star in the category of Recording will be dedicated in front of the W Hollywood Hotel at 6270 Hollywood Boulevard.
A megastar in her own right, Mimi will have music and entertainment royalty on hand to mark her big day – these include Hollywood Chamber President/CEO Leron Gubler and celebrity guest speakers, LA Reid, Lee Daniels, and Brett Ratner.
Speaking on Carey’s presentation Ana Martinez, Producer of the Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremonies said:
“Finally, all questions regarding when Mariah Carey will be honored with a star are answered! Fans have repeatedly asked us when their favorite singer would be honored, and now is the time! We are thrilled that we can add one of the world’s biggest talents to our Walk of Fame.”
Congrats to Mimi! Long overdue.