"Weird Al" Yankovich

"Weird Al" Yankovich Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

The Hollywood Chamber Commerce honored "Weird Al" Yankovich Aug. 27 with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The star comes in recognition of the pop culture icon's accomplishments as a parodist over the years. Yankovich has received four Grammys and 15 total nominations. He is the biggest-selling comedy recording artist of all time.

“Weird Al has single-handedly created an industry of parody! His fans have been waiting for this star for a very long time," said Ana Martinez, Producer of the Walk of Fame ceremonies, "We are excited to honor this very funny man on our world-famous Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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