Since its inception in 1983, being inducted into Cleveland’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has signified true greatness in the music world. On April 18th, 2013, eight more musical giants will join the ranks of some of the industry’s most respected heavyweights. In the performer category it was announced that Heart, Albert King, Randy Newman, Public Enemy, Donna Summer and Rush will be the newest inductees along with Lou Adler and Quincy Jones in the non-performer category. This diverse lineup of talent, showcasing, blues, hip-hop, rock, and disco will find themselves among music titans such as The Beatles, James Brown, Buddy Holly, Elvis Presley, The Who, Bob Marley and David Bowie.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is a nonprofit organization that exists for the purpose of educating visitors, fans and scholars from around the world about the history and continuing significance of rock and roll music.
The historic 28th Annual Induction Ceremony will be held at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theater at L.A. Live and will be telecast a month later on HBO. The ceremony will be open to the public and to fans.
For more information on the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and where to purchase tickets (on sale January 25th), visit www.rockhall.com.