Pitbull, Pharrell To Receive Stars On Hollywood Walk Of Fame


Adelle Platon / June 20, 2014

After giving the middle finger to his nonbelievers upon receiving his honorary degree, Pitbull is now cementing his success.

Pitbull and Pharrell will be among the 30 honorees to receive their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2015, Variety reports.

“We know that the new selections represent the best of the entertainment industry and will be a great addition to the Walk of Fame for both the Hollywood community and fans from around the world who visit Hollywood every year,” ​said​ Maureen Schultz, Chair of the ​Hollywood ​ Walk of Fame selection committee .​

Like Mr. Worldwide, Pharrell also had a banner year. The Virginia native was nominated for an Oscar for the smash hit “Happy,” was added to the cast of The Voice as a mentor and received a key to the city to Virginia Beach​.

​​Other honorees include Will Ferrell, Melissa McCarthy, Danielle Radcliffe, and Kool and the Gang. Only 24 of the 30 ceremonies honoring​ the 2015 recipients will be broadcasted.