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Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Adds Performers, Presenters

rock and roll hallThe Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has released a new list of the 2017 performers, awards presenters and celebrity guests. This year's Induction Ceremony will be held on April 7th at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.


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Special guests at this year’s sold-out Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony include:

  • Dhani Harrison inducting ELO
  • Pat Monahan inducting Journey
  • Pharrell Williams inducting Nile Rodgers
  • Snoop Dogg inducting Tupac Shakur

Previously announced special guests include Neil Young inducting Pearl Jam, Jackson Browne inducting Joan Baez, and Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson of Rush inducting Yes.

Additional performers include Lenny Kravitz in a very special tribute performance to Prince, Alicia Keys, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Indigo Girls, and others.

The 2017 Ceremony will honor this year's inductees: Joan Baez, ELO, Journey, Nile Rodgers, Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur, and Yes and will premiere on HBO on April 29th at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

More than 900 voters picked the soon-to-be inductees. Artists are eligible for inclusion 25 years after the release of their first recording.


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