Philadelphia’s Music Walk of Fame Ceremony and Gala

Philadelphia Music Alliance added 7 new names to the Walk of Fame October 22, 2019. Cyndy Drue covered the events at noon at the Avenue of the Arts and the big Gala that evening at the Bellevue. See the video report:

Those acknowledged for their musical contributions were: The Hooters, Pierre Robert, The O’Jays, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Jody Gerson, Evelyn Champagne King and Dorrance Do Do Hamilton.

Their names are now on plaques in the sidewalk along the Avenue of the Arts in Center City Philadelphia. The Hooters were inducted by Todd Rundgren who is featured in the video. Mark Goodman, former of WMMR and MTV, was the host. For live coverage of the events go to Cyndy Drue, DJ facebook page and join the community there!

Grew up on a farm outside Philly. On the air in Philadelphia rock radio since 1977 at Wizzard 100, WYSP 1978-1982, WMMR my dream station 1983-1996. TV show on KYW 1979-1981. Street Beat on WMMR 1986-96. Won a Grammy, wrote a book about my painter relative, interviewed countless rock stars, acted in many films made in Philly, continuous voice acting, and a photography company. On air at 102.9 MGK since 2005. Saturdays 11am-4pm.