Petty, Heartbreakers Get Hollywood Star

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On Wednesday (April 28), a day declared "Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

Day" by the city of Los Angeles, the frontman and his group showed up

on Hollywood Boulevard, where they were honored with a star on the

Hollywood Walk of Fame. "We used to walk up and down this street and

look at the stars and never dreamed we would ever have one," Petty said,

according to several fans who attended the event. The singer also spoke

of having a "love affair" with Hollywood. The group's star is next to

the fabled Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, at the corner of Orange Avenue.