Motown’s Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Jack Ashford (R) and Eddie Willis, surviving members of the Funk Brothers, attend a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Jack Ashford (R) and Eddie Willis, surviving members of the Funk Brothers, attend a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Singer Stevie Wonder speaks (R) as Jack Ashford (C) and Eddie Willis (L), surviving members of the Funk Brothers, attend a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Singer Stevie Wonder (R) speaks as Jack Ashford (C) and Eddie Willis (L), surviving members of the Funk Brothers, attend a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Singer Stevie wonder plays a harmonica as Jack Ashford and Eddie Willis (not pictured), surviving members of the Funk Brothers, attend a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Singer Stevie wonder plays a miniature harmonica as Jack Ashford and Eddie Willis (not pictured), surviving members of the Funk Brothers, attend a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Eddie Willis, surviving member of the Funk Brothers, attends a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Eddie Willis, surviving member of the Funk Brothers, attends a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Eddie Willis, surviving member of the Funk Brothers, attends a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Eddie Willis, surviving member of the Funk Brothers, attends a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Singer Stevie Wonder (C) poses with Eddie Willis (L) and Jack Ashford, surviving members of the Funk brothers, as they attend a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Guitarist Ray Parker Jr., poses (C) poses with Eddie Willis (L) and Jack Ashford, surviving members of the Funk Brothers, as they attend a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
US-ENTERTAINMENT-FUNK BROTHERS-STAR
Singer Stevie Wonder attends a ceremony honoring the Funk Brothers with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California.The Funk Brothers was the nickname of Detroit, Michigan, session musicians who performed the backing to most Motown recordings from 1959 until the company moved to Los Angeles in 1972. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: Eddie Willis (L) and Jack Ashford (R) are joined by Stevie Wonder (C) during ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: Recording artist Jack Ashford during the ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: Recording artists Jack Ashford (L) and Stevie Wonder during the ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: (L-R) Eddie Willis, (L) and Jack Ashford, (C) are joined by Stevie Wonder (R) during the ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: Recording artist Eddie Willis during the ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: Recording artist Claudette Robinson speaks during the ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: Recording artist Stevie Wonder performs during the ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: Recording artist Stevie Wonder performs during the ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: Recording artist Ray Parker, Jr., speaks during the ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: Eddie Willis (L) and Jack Ashford (R) are joined by Claudette Robinson (C) during the ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: Recording artist Claudette Robinson speaks during the ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
The Funk Brothers Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 21: Recording artist Claudette Robinson speaks during the ceremony honoring The Funk Brothers on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
Categories: Entertainment Music

Latest Galleries

WCBS-FM's Up Close With a Legend: Nile Rodgers
Grand Marshal Joe Causi at the 90th Annual Feast of San Gennaro
AC/DC's 'Rock Or Bust' Tour at MSGAC/DC performs during the AC/DC Rock Or Bust Tour at Madison Square Garden on September 14, 2016 in New York City.
Hall & Oates Honored with Star on Walk of Fame
Phil Collins Performs at the U.S. Open
"Brooklyn's Own" Joe Causi visits Uncle Louie Gs
Eddie Money Performs Live At Saturday In The ParkEddie Money performs live at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow, Long Island on Saturday, August 13th, 2016.
Taylor Dayne Performs Live at Saturday In The Park

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From WCBS-FM 101.1

Big Show PodcastScott Shannon Weekly Podcast
Sunday 7am-11amScott Shannon's new show featuring artist interviews, song countdowns, one-hit-wonders and commentary from Scott.
Radio.com app

Listen Live