Mariah Carey To Get Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame
July 27, 2015 at 2:03 PM (PT)
What do you get the woman who has everything? How about a star on the HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME?
That's the honor being bestowed on MARIAH CAREY, who will receive the 2,556th star on the fabled walkway on WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5th at 11:30a (PT) right in front of the W HOLLYWOOD HOTEL at 6270 HOLLYWOOD BLVD.
Honoring the singer will be EPIC RECORDS Chairman/CEO L.A. REID, along with OSCAR-nominated director LEE DANIELS ("Precious," "The Butler") and filmmaker/producer/director BRETT RATNER.
The event will be livestreamed on www.walkoffame.com.
A private invite-only reception will follow at BEACHER'S MADHOUSE at the HOLLYWOOD ROOSEVELT HOTEL.
Commented HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME ceremonies producer ANA MARTINEZ: “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."
CAREY is the best-selling female artist of all time with more than 200-million albums sold to date and 18 BILLBOARD Hot 100 #1 singles (17 self-penned), more than any solo artist in history.