Monday, 13 August 2012

Neil Diamond received Walk of Fame star!!

Neil Diamond who is popularly Known for his hits like "Sweet Caroline" and "Red Red Wine" -- receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on the accomplishment of nearly five-decade career in music industry this Friday.

"This is probably the most fun," the 71-year-old singer told reporters after the ceremony.

"I didn't have to campaign for it. They wanted me. They opened their arms and took me in, and that makes it all the better."

Diamond born in New York 1941 and has sold over 125 million albums worldwide.

Fifty-six of his songs have made Billboard Magazine's Hot 100 list of the most heard songs, and he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2011.

"He is one of those people, rare in entertainment, who America loves," said renowned composer Randy Newman at the ceremony, comparing him to Bing Crosby and Judy Garland.

Monday, 6 August 2012

Neil Diamond Ready For Walk Of Fame Honour

Neil Diamond will enjoy his 40th anniversary of his groundbreaking Hot August Night live album by unleashing a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next month (Aug12).

The singer will be honoured with the 2,475th star on 10 August (12) - in front of the Capitol Records Building.

Hollywood Chamber of Commerce officials have been trying to nail Diamond down to a date for years.

Spokeswoman Ana Martinez tells WENN, "We finally were able to pin him down for a date to dedicate his star. This is one busy man and we are thrilled to honour this legendary performer."