*Multi-Grammy award winning gospel act BeBe and CeCe Winans‘ celebrated career will be honored with the 2,452nd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday, October 20.

They began singing professionally in 1982 as members of the PTL Singers.

Known for their contemporary R&B style the Detroit natives are a bright reflection of the Winans gospel music dynasty. They have sang in tandem for over 20 years as well as enjoyed success as solo artists. Among their top recordings are “Heaven,” “Addictive Love,” “If Anything Ever Happened to You” and “It’s Okay.”

The Walk of Fame distinction solidifies BeBe and CeCe’s place among gospel royals Mahalia Jackson, James Cleveland and Andrae Crouch who also have stars.

The pair join Melissa Etheridge, Los Tigres Del Norte, Rascal Flatts, Go-Go’s, Slash, and will i. Am as 2011 “Star” recipients in the recording artist category.

The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce will cement their star and consequently the duo’s contribution to music history into the honorable Walk of Fame on October 20 at 11:30 a.m. at 6126 Hollywood Blvd. The event is open to the public.