Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Names Presenters, Performers For Induction Ceremony
January 23, 2013 at 11:16 AM (PT)
The ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM announced today the initial presenters and performers for the 28th Annual ROCK AND ROCK HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY, to be held at NOKIA THEATRE L.A. LIVE in LOS ANGELES on THURSDAY, APRIL 18th. The ceremony will honor this year’s recently announced inductees: HEART, ALBERT KING, RANDY NEWMAN, PUBLIC ENEMY, RUSH and DONNA SUMMER; as well as LOU ADLER and QUINCY JONES, this year’s recipients of the AHMET ERTEGUN AWARD for Lifetime Achievement.
JOHN MAYER and GARY CLARK JR. will perform for KING, with MAYER giving the induction speech; DON HENLEY will induct NEWMAN; CHRISTINA AGUILERA and JENNIFER HUDSON will perform in honor of SUMMER; and DAVE GROHL and TAYLOR HAWKINS of the FOO FIGHTERS will induct RUSH. More details about performances, additional presenters and special guests will be announced at a later date.
The induction ceremony will be broadcast on HBO on SATURDAY, MAY 18th at 9p ET/PT.