London's Camden Town is set to get a music Walk of Fame next year

London's Camden Town is set to get a music Walk of Fame next year

Very soon Los Angeles won’t be the only place where you can take a stroll along some of the most famous names in entertainment— London’s Camden Town is getting its very own Walk of Fame too.

Camden to get Hollywood-style Music Walk of Fame

Camden to get Hollywood-style Music Walk of Fame

Camden, in north London, where Amy Winehouse lived, psychedelia thrived and Britpop flourished, is to host a Hollywood-style Music Walk of Fame from next spring.

The walk, an official spin-off from the star-studded attraction on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles, will run between Chalk Farm and Mornington Crescent and will be laid with granite slabs commemorating more than 400 artists over the next 20 years.

London to become home of international Music Walk of Fame

London to become home of international Music Walk of Fame

London is set to become home to a global Music Walk of Fame from spring 2019 onwards.

Set in Camden Town, the 1.3mile stretch of pavement between Chalk Farm’s The Roundhouse and Mornington Crescent’s KOKO will immortalise international artists, industry names, unsung heroes, innovators, artists of the year and iconic gig venues.

Commencing with a ‘Founding Stone’ on Camden High Street in February, the inaugural Hollywood Walk of Fame-style stones will officially be launched with a series of ceremonies in March. These will the first of a planned 400 plus stones over the next 20 years.

Camden To Get Its Own Walk of Fame...Starring Prince and Winehouse

Camden To Get Its Own Walk of Fame...Starring Prince and Winehouse

Acts including The Clash and Amy Winehouse are set to be remembered in a virtual music museum in Camden. The Music Walk of Fame will initially stretch along the road between the Roundhouse and Koko, with Madness and Prince among the first expected to be celebrated. It will feature paving stones similar to the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

London gets global Music Walk of Fame in Spring 2019

London gets global Music Walk of Fame in Spring 2019

Starting in Spring 2019, London will become home to the global Music Walk Of Fame when the first stones are laid. The 1.3 miles between Chalk farm and Mornington Crescent will be the home of the walk which will take shape over the next 20 years.

The Music Walk Of Fame is a global attraction that will engage music lovers via cutting edge virtual technology from its physical home in Camden – the epicentre of music creativity for over 80 years: creating a unique cultural attraction and one of the highest accolades in music.

London To Debut 'Music Walk Of Fame' In Spring 2019

London To Debut 'Music Walk Of Fame' In Spring 2019

Starting in SPRING 2019, LONDON will become home to the global Music Walk Of Fame when the first stones are laid. The 1.3 miles between Chalk farm and Mornington Crescent will be the home of the walk which will take shape over the next 20 years.


Camden to get its own walk of fame starring Amy Winehouse and Prince

Camden to get its own walk of fame starring Amy Winehouse and Prince

Acts including The Clash and Amy Winehouse are set to be remembered in a virtual music museum in Camden. The Music Walk of Fame will initially stretch along the road between the Roundhouse and Koko, with Madness and Prince among the first expected to be celebrated. It will feature paving stones similar to the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Visitors will be able to see the stories behind the stars by accessing footage on a free app that will recognise the individual one-metre-square granite plaques.