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Funk Brothers, Four Seasons Receiving Star Honors Today

Funk Brothers, Four Seasons Receiving Star Honors Today

The group of studio musicians known as The Funk Brothers will receive their very own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Several surviving band members are expected to attend today's ceremony including Jack Ashford and Eddie Willis. The star will be unveiled along Hollywood Boulevard across the street from the Live Nation Building. The group can be heard on several classic '60s Motown hits such as "My Girl" and "Baby Love." The band backed all of Berry Gordy's stable of stars including The Supremes, Marvin Gaye and The Miracles. Fans can catch the event live at at 11:30 a.m. Pacific Time.

The Four Seasons, meanwhile, will be honored with a star on the Las Vegas Strip. Original members Frankie Valli and Bob Gaudio are expected to attend the ceremony, taking place this afternoon in front of the Paris Las Vegas hotel.

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