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  • Category: Recording
  • Unveiled: 06 Sep 2012
  • Address:
    6807 Hollywood Blvd
  • HWOF Popularity:
    Today: 553rd
    Monthly Average: 539th
  • 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

Vince Gill Concert to Open New Nashville Music Center
Billboard, 2019-04-16 02:36:04
An indoor performing arts center is set to open this summer in a southern Indiana tourist mecca a decade after an arson fire destroyed its longtime...

Vince Gill, Amy Grant Announce 2019 Christmas at the Ryman Dates
Billboard, 2019-04-03 14:20:46
Vince Gill and Amy Grant have revealed that their annual Christmas at the Ryman residency will return this December. The 12-date holiday concert run...

Eagles to perform 'Hotel California' album live in its entirety for the first time
USA Today Music, 2019-04-02 15:46:43
Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit will be joined by Deacon Frey and Vince Gill for the group's only North American performances of 2019.         

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