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  • Category: Recording
  • Unveiled: 06 Sep 2012
  • Address:
    6807 Hollywood Blvd
  • HWOF Popularity:
    Today: 661st
    Monthly Average: 600th
  • Notes: Selected for 2012, The 2,478th Star.

Vince Gill

Next star: Robin Williams
Previous star: Broderick Crawford

Biography

Gill at a ceremony to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in September 2012

Vincent Grant "Vince" Gill (born April 12, 1957) is an American country singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He has achieved commercial success and fame both as frontman to the country rock band Pure Prairie League in the 1970s and as a solo artist beginning in 1983, where his talents as a vocalist and musician have placed him in high demand as a guest vocalist and a duet partner.

Fact file

  • Birth name: Vincent Grant Gill
  • Born: April 12, 1957 (age 59) Norman, Oklahoma, United States
  • Genres: Country, bluegrass, blue-eyed soul, country pop, Southern rock
  • Occupation(s): Singer, songwriter
  • Instruments: Vocals, guitar
  • Years active: 1979–present
  • Labels: RCA Nashville, MCA, MCA Nashville
  • Associated acts: The Notorious Cherry Bombs, Pure Prairie League, Rodney Crowell, Ricky Skaggs
  • Website: vincegill.com

Read more about Vince Gill at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

rachelyang2018
Variety, 2018-12-18 20:59:28
Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Garth Brooks, and Trisha Yearwood have been added as performers at the 2019 MusiCares Person of the Year tribute concert honoring Dolly Parton. Previously announced performers include Leon Bridges, Lauren Daigle, Vince Gill, Don Henley, Norah Jones, Shawn Mendes, Kacey Musgraves, Willie Nelson, Linda Perry, P!nk, ...

Vince Gill, Don Henley, Kacey Musgraves & More to Perform at MusiCares Person of the Year
Billboard, 2018-11-29 14:30:00
The star-studded performance lineup for the 2019 MusiCares Person of the Year just keeps getting better. Vince Gill, Don...

jaswadvar
Variety, 2018-11-29 14:25:57
Vince Gill, Don Henley, Kacey Musgraves, Willie Nelson, Linda Perry, and Mavis Staples have joined the 2019 MusiCares Person of the Year tribute concert honoring Dolly Parton, the Recording Academy announced Thursday. Previously announced performers for the show, which takes place in Los Angeles on Feb. 8 during Grammy Week, ...

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