Wednesday, June 28, 2023

Def Leppard to be honored with 2024 Hollywood Walk Of Fame star

Def Leppard will be honored next year with a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.

The UK rockers are among a group of more than 30 entertainment professionals in the categories of Motion Pictures, Television, Live Theatre/Live Performance, Radio, Recording, and Sports Entertainment that were announced this week by the Walk of Fame Selection Panel of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.

These honorees were chosen from among hundreds of nominations to the committee at a meeting held on June 16, 2023 and ratified by the Hollywood Chamber’s Board of Directors on June 21, 2023. Steve Nissen, President and CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and Ellen K, Chair of the Walk of Fame Selection Panel and Radio personality, announced the new honorees on

“The Selection Committee which is made up of fellow Walk of Famers, carefully hand-picks a group of honorees each year that represent various genres of the entertainment world," says Chair and Walk of Famer Ellen K, "The Committee did an amazing job choosing these very talented people. We can't wait to see each honoree's reaction as they realize that they are becoming a part of Hollywood's history with the unveiling of their star on the world's most famous walkway!"

adds Def Leppard. “What an honor to be a included in the Hollywood Walk of Fame Class of 2024! See you on the @hwdwalkoffame!”

Also recognized in the Recording category are Glen Ballard, Toni Braxton, Charles Fox, Sammy Hagar, Brandy Norwood, Darius Rucker, Gwen Stefani, and Andre ‘Dr. Dre’ Young.

Def Leppard is currently playing dates on a world tour with Motley Crue, with upcoming UK performances in London, Lytham, Dublin and Glasgow over the course of the next week.

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See also:

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