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02/08/06
Madonna Gets Stuck In for Wembley
- Singer first to add her handprint to Arena's Square of Fame

Madonna Gets Stuck In for WembleyMADONNA has become the first star to make a handprint in the refurbished Wembley Arena's new Square of Fame.

The singer's is the first in a series of similar prints from fellow global stars in a move to echo those at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre, Hollywood and the Palais des Festivals, Cannes.

“I’m very excited about my upcoming Wembley shows and am honoured to be the first performer to unveil a plaque at the Square of Fame. I look forward to seeing other artists adding their handprints alongside mine” said Madonna.

“Wembley is a venue for legends and we wanted to create a Hollywood style feature to honour our most successful performers. Madonna is officially the greatest female star in the world and we are delighted that she is the first of what will only be a few major names, to be celebrated in the Square of Fame" said Nick Shattock from Wembley Arena developers Quintain Estates.



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