The statue was donated to the city of Liverpool by the late singer's sons.
The legendary songwriter is coming to the UK this summer to perform the classic album in its entirety.
The American singer and songwriter will headline the Barclaycard presents British Summer Time festival in London on July 3rd.
A musical based on her life and music - Beautiful: The Carole King Musical - has been a West End hit since the beginning of 2015, and King thanked her UK fans for making it such a success.
“I want to begin by thanking Londoners for making Beautiful so successful.”
And now I’m coming to London and can’t wait to perform Tapestry from beginning to end for the first time ever! How perfect to be doing that in the heart of one of my favourite cities.”
King is celebrated as one of the greatest songwriters of all time. Working with her partner Gerry Goffin, King penned such classics as 'Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?', '(You Make Me Feel Like A) Natural Women' and 'Up On The Roof'.