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Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris Among Country Artists to Get Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Robert Blakeman

Four country music stars will soon get their names added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Faith HillDolly Parton, Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt have been named as part of the Walk of Fame’s Class of 2019.

According to a press release, Hill and the three Trio members will be immortalized with plaques to be placed along Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, Calif.

“The Walk of Fame Selection Committee is pleased to announce our newest honorees to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Committee always tries to select a group of talented honorees that appeal in various genres of the entertainment world,” Chairman and Walk of Famer Vin Di Bona. “I feel the Committee has outdone themselves and I know the fans, tourists and the Hollywood community will be pleased with our selections. We are excited to see each and every honoree’s face as they unveil that majestic star on Hollywood’s most famous walkway!”

So far, the dates and times for the stars’ plaque induction ceremonies have not been announced. Hill, Parton, Harris and Ronstadt will join a long list of other country artists who have earned stars on the Walk of Fame. Roy Acuff, Tim McGraw, Alabama, Garth Brooks, Clint Black, Brooks and Dunn, Glen Campbell, Patsy Cline and Vince Gill have previously been given stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The full list of 2019 Hollywood Walk of Fame inductees is as follows:

Motion Pictures:
Alan Arkin, Kristen Bell, Daniel Craig, Robert De Niro, Guillermo del Toro, Anne Hathaway, Lupita Nyong’o, Tyler Perry, Gena Rowlands

Television:
Alvin And The Chipmunks, Candice Bergen, Guy Fieri, Terrence Howard, Stacy Keach, Sid and Marty Krofft, Lucy Liu, Mandy Moore, Dianne Wiest, Julia Child (posthumous)

Recording Arts:
Michael Bublé, Cypress Hill, The Lettermen, Faith Hill, Tommy Mottola, P!nk, Teddy Riley, Trio: Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris, Jackie Wilson (posthumous)

Live Theatre/Live Performance:
Idina Menzel, Cedric “The Entertainer”, Judith Light, Paul Sorvino

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