Deets: The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is set to induct a brand new class on Friday April 7, 2017. Electric Light Orchestra (ELO), Joan Baez, Journey, Nile Rodgers, and Pearl Jam will be recognized for changing the way we listen to music. A posthumous honor will also be given to Tupac Shakur.
YOUR CLASS OF 2017 INDUCTEES ARE:
• Joan Baez
• Pearl Jam
• Tupac Shakur
Award for Musical Excellence:
• Nile Rodgers
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ABOUT BARCLAYS CENTER
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Who You May Spot: Honorees: Yes, Pearl Jam, ELO, Journey, Joan Baez, Nile Rodgers Presenter: Snoop Dogg Performers: Lenny Kravits, Alicia Keys, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Indigo Girls Attending: Jackson Browne, Dhani Harrison, Neil Young, Steve Perry, Pharrell Williams Hint For The Average Socialite: A limited number of pre-sale tickets will be available for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame members in advance of the public sale date. To be eligible for the member pre-sale, you must be an active Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member by December 31, 2016. Additional public ticket details and presale offers will be announced in the future. The special exhibition on the 2017 Inductees will open at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland on March 31.
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2017 Induction Ceremony will again have its television premiere on HBO (April 29 @ 8PM EST), and a radio broadcast on SiriusXM.