Grammy-winning musician Gwen Stefani, best known as the lead vocalist of No Doubt and a coach on “The Voice,” got a long-awaited accolade with the presentation of her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The celebration, attended by her family and peers in the music business, marked a key milestone in her famed career.
A Star-Studded Celebration
Gwen Stefani’s family, including her husband, Blake Shelton, and her three boys, gathered on a memorable Thursday to celebrate her induction into the Hollywood Walk of Fame. As a tribute to her tremendous career, the star now adorns the renowned pavement outside Amoeba Music.
Before Blake Shelton hit the stage, other music industry giants paid tribute to Gwen Stefani’s incredible career as an artist. Her distinct style and unquestionable ability have captured audiences all around the world, garnering her a dedicated fan base.
Tears and Tributes
Blake Shelton gave an emotional statement at the ceremony, recognizing his wife’s great abilities and accomplishments. He called Stefani his “all-time favorite songwriter” and pondered on their relationship. Stefani was moved to tears at points throughout the poignant scene.
Shelton recalled their initial encounter in 2014, emphasizing Stefani’s position as a mother, which has always been central to her life. He praised her for juggling a successful profession with an unshakeable commitment to her children, which is unusual in the entertainment business.
A Blend of Love and Humour
In a light-hearted moment, Shelton jokingly referred to Stefani’s Walk of Fame star as her “side project” in addition to being one of the world’s biggest stars, bringing laughter from the audience.
A Family Affair
Stefani’s three kids, Apollo, Zuma, and Kingston, were present to support their mother as she accepted this prestigious award. The kids posed in family photos alongside their stepfather, Blake Shelton, and Stefani’s parents, Patti and Dennis Stefani, creating treasured memories of the memorable day.
The Stefani family was present in force, with parents Dennis and Patti, sister Jill, and brothers Todd and Eric all in attendance.
Fans of Stefani’s band, No Doubt, will recognize Eric as a co-founder of the band. He was the band’s keyboardist before moving on to a career in animation.