George Harrison gets a star

Hundreds of fans and friends, including

Paul McCartney

, turned out Tuesday to see a star for the late

George Harrison

unveiled on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The Beatle’s star sits on the sidewalk in front of the Capitol Records building. McCartney, one of only two surviving members of the band, looked on as the star was revealed.

McCartney also offered a shout-out to hundreds of raucous fans, thanking them for showing up.

Also present were Harrison’s widow


, his son


, musicians

Tom Petty


Jeff Lynne

and actor

Tom Hanks


Harrison died of lung cancer in 2001 at age 58.

| The Star