It finally happened: 25 years after her debut record, and myriad television and film appearances, Mariah Carey is permanently etched into the annals of show business. The pop star, who’s sold more than 200 million albums worldwide, got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Wednesday.
She started teasing the ceremony the day before, inviting all her Lambs to join her in Hollywood.
Carey posted a photo of Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell getting immortalized outside the Chinese Theatre down the way, before the singer’s dream was realized.
She spent time in the chair, ensuring her photo op is perfect.
She also scored a great-looking chocolate cake for the inevitable celebration.
And here’s the big moment — from her perspective:
All hail the glitter queen!