Pitbull is finally reaching Star status…
Two years after it was announced that the 36-year-old Cuban American rap superstar would get his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has finally set a date for Mr. Worldwide to unveil his star.
On Friday, July 15, Pitbull will be honored with the 2,584th star, which will be located in front of Eastown located in Celia Cruz Square.
Guest speakers at the ceremony include actor and rapper Luther Campbell and motivational speaker and author Tony Robbins.
“The world is fascinated by Pitbull’s story and his remarkable talent. The Hollywood community welcomes him with open arms and applauds him for his work by placing him on one of the world’s most famous landmarks, the Hollywood Walk of Fame,” said Ana Martinez, producer of the Walk of Fame ceremonies in a statement.
The chart-topping artist and entrepreneur, who is currently touring the U.S. with Prince Royce and Farruko, has won one Grammy, two Latin Grammys and seven American Music Awards.
He joins a long list of Latin artists who have unveiled their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame including Thalía, Jennifer Lopez, Vicente Fernández, Angélica María, Maná, among others.