|New Orleans and Louisiana music artists who have |
received stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
|Hollywood Walk of Fame Inductees|
||New Orleans jazz legend
||Actress, singer, arts advocate from New Orleans
||New Orleans pianist, singer, songwriter, Rock & Roll pioneer
||Actress and singer from New Orleans
||Country and honky-tonk singer from West Monroe, LA
||Mickey Gilley *
||Country music singer and songwriter
||New Orleans gospel music legend
||Jerry Lee Lewis
||Rock & Roll piano player, singer, songwriter from Ferriday, LA
||NFL legend, TV analyst and singer from Shreveport, LA
||Britney Spears *
||Pop singer, dancer, and actress
||Actress and blues/gospel singer from New Orleans
||Country music singer, songwriter, and actor from Delhi, LA
||Brooks & Dunn
||Singer and songwriter Kix Brooks is from Shreveport, LA
||New Orleans jazz musician, singer, songwriter, actor
||Actress and singer was born in New Orleans
|Hollywood Walk of Fame Notes:
Mickey Gilley was born in Natchez, MS and grew up in Ferriday, LA with cousins Jerry Lee Lewis and Jimmy Swaggart.
Britney Spears was born in McComb, MS and grew up in Kentwood, LA.
Louis Prima received his Hollywood Walk of Fame star posthumously. The dedication ceremony was attended by his son Louis Prima Jr., and his daughter Lena Prima.
Entertainer and comedienne Ellen DeGeneres (born in Metairie, LA in 1958) was inducted to the Walk of Fame on September 4, 2012.
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