Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 2012 Vince Gill received a star at 6901 Hollywood Boulevard on the Hollywood Walk of Fame?

It's true!  Amy Grant and Reba McEntire delivered induction speeches.

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Here are 5 interesting facts about Vince Gill.

  • He was a guitarist and singer for Pure Prairie League from 1976 to 1980 and a backup singer and guitarist for Rodney Crowell from 1980 to 1984.
  • He had minor roles in the1994 movies Maverick and 8 Seconds.
  •  He is well known for his charity work and received the CMA's 2006 Humanitarian Award.
  • He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2007.
  •  He became a full-time member of the western swing band the Time Jumpers in 2010.