Alicia Keys and 50 Cent will receive stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for their contributions to the music industry.
What We Know:
- The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced its Class of 2020 Thursday with 50 Cent and Keys in the recording category alongside Billy Idol. Other celebrities receiving a star at the popular tourist spot include Mahershala Ali, Dave Chappelle, Octavia Spencer, Billy Porter, Wendy Williams and more.
- “We were able to recognize the talents of thirty-five artists who have already built a legacy here in Hollywood. Also, we were able to celebrate many new talented artists who’ve touched our hearts in film, television, radio, and a variety of musical categories,” said Selection Committee Chair and Walk of Famer Vin Di Bona in a news release Thursday.
- Walk of Famer and Selection Committee Member, Vanessa Williams, announced the new honorees with Rana Ghadban, President & CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.
- 50 has already started with his notorious trolling. He took to Instagram to share the news about his star then commented, “Now that I think about it, is there any way I can be compensated for pictures taken by my ⭐️.”
Ceremonies for the presentation of these stars have not yet been scheduled.
— On The Red Carpet (@OnTheRedCarpet) June 20, 2019
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