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

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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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