Gold star for Old Kids on The Block

10 October 2014 Last updated at 17:34 BST


New Kids on The Block, the boy band that was formed in 1984, received the 2,530th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Jordan Knight, Jonathan Knight, Joey McIntyre, Donnie Wahlberg and Danny Wood attended the ceremony, amidst screams from hundreds of fans who turned out in support.

The group who hail from Boston became famous for their songs Hanging Tough and Please Don’t go Girl.

The band split up in 1994 after selling a total of 80 million albums. They reunited in 2007 and performed several tour dates.