john Denver album

Whether or not you’re a fan, you have to admit John Denver was an icon of 70′s popular music. For those of us who grew up during that era, Take Me Home Country Roads, Annie’s Song, Rocky Mountain High and Thank God I’m a Country Boy made up a good portion of the sound track of our youth.

On Friday, October 24, 2014, at 11:30 a.m. PDT, the late John Denver will be honored posthumously with the 2,531st star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The star will be located at 7065 Hollywood Boulevard. “We are proud to honor one of America’s singing icons who has been missed for many years. Luckily for us we have his amazing music to remember him by,” stated Hollywood Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Leron Gubler. Helping Gubler to unveil the star in the category of Recording will be two of Denver’s three children, Zak Deutschendorf and Jesse Belle Denver, who will accept the honor on behalf of the family. The Band Trampled by Turtles will be performing an acoustic version of Denver’s song “Annie’s Song. The band is in town for their performance that evening at the Fonda Theatre the evening of the star ceremony.

The event will be live-streamed exclusively on

What was your favorite John Denver song?