The largest stars got here out to rejoice DJ Khaled as he acquired his star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame.
JAY-Z, Diddy, and Fats Joe have been amongst these in attendance throughout Monday’s unveiling ceremony, together with Teyana Taylor, L.A. Reid, Sylvia Rhone, Steve Rifkind, and Cool & Dre. Khaled’s spouse Nicole and their two sons, Asahd and Aalam, have been additionally there as Khaled was cemented into Hollywood historical past.
Fats Joe was first to offer Khaled his flowers, acknowledging him as a father and music mogul. “Once I consider Khaled, I consider love,” he advised the gang on Hollywood Blvd. “In hip-hop for a very long time, we haven’t actually embraced fatherhood. No one has performed it like Khaled. Music-wise, there’s no person with a higher ear.”
As Khaled stood alongside him in a coral-colored swimsuit, Diddy mirrored on Khaled’s “relentless” hustle and “unmatched” work ethic. “You’re a pioneer, an icon, a superb enterprise man,” he advised the We the Greatest boss. “However most significantly, you’re a terrific good friend to all of us that’s right here—a terrific father, a terrific husband, and one of many best individuals I’ve ever met.”
Puff added, “Khaled means without end and I wish to congratulate you on one thing that will probably be right here without end to mark the nice work that you simply’ve performed.”
JAY-Z didn’t communicate, however he did be part of Diddy, Fats Joe, and Khaled’s household for a photograph opp in entrance of Khaled’s new star.
Khaled was emotional as he took the rostrum, thanking his buddies, spouse, and his sons. “I need my star to characterize the sunshine, the love that shines on everyone. God put me on this earth to be a light-weight. The room may very well be pitch darkish and after I stroll in, it’s vivid,” he mentioned. “That is for hip-hop. However I wish to make it clear, we simply getting began.”
Khaled turns into the two,719th star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame.