Salute to Chuck Berry opens Rock Hall ceremony

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In honor of Journey's Rock Hall induction, former frontman Steve Perry reunited with the band for the first time in 12 years.

"My granddaughter had no clue who I was until I took her backstage to a Taylor Swift concert", said Baez, who added that her granddaughter took a selfie with Swift and now had "newfound respect for her grandmother". Try it out, make a little noise, and I'll make you a deal: If you learn even one song on this guitar I'll get you a nicer, bigger one for your birthday.

Rush's Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson will induct prog rock legends Yes, while Jackson Browne will be on hand to induct Joan Baez. "They are a truly Seattle band that's never moved to Los Angeles or NY". He thanked his brothers in Pearl Jam, and in his other band, Soundgarden (another glaring omission from the Rock Hall, by the way). The Rock Hall announced on Wednesday that Young's absence is because of illness. Standing up from the ivories, she belted "Changes" as the audience sang-along.

But he then got serious: "If there was a club for cynicism, I'd be the president... except for things like this!" Last month, it was confirmed that Snoop Dogg will induct his late friend and partner in rhyme 2Pac. And obviously, when "Don't Stop Believin'" started, the Barclays Center lost it. However, the prolific rockers demonstrated a softer side in their acceptance speech. My name doesn't mean (expletive). People are looking at me like I had something to do with it. Covering Prince is a hard proposition, and his take on the Purple Rain classic didn't entirely land.

The band has always been heavily involved in the process when it comes to album covers. For covering Prince, notching one whiff and a homerun is a pretty impressive score. Letterman's take on that part of rock history: "Pearl Jam stood up to that beady-eyed, bloodsucking corporation Ticketmaster..."

Gambler tied to Phil Mickelson convicted of insider trading
Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Davis, who was Walters's friend, business partner and golfing pal of more than 20 years, was the government's star witness.

David, please come back into our lives more often.

Pearl Jam's lead singer Eddie Vedder appeared during Letterman's final week of shows in 2015, performing the band's song "Better Man", according to People magazine. Now we owe them a lot of money. "Climate change is real, it's not fake news", he said. "We can not have [future generations] look back and say, "Why did they not do everything humanly possible?' We don't have 108 years", Mr. Vedder added, referencing the time between the Chicago Cubs" World Series victories.

"If my father were still with us here, I imagine he would be standing here right now, inducting ELO into the Hall".

"I can't begin to tell you what an honor and a privilege it is for me to be out of the house", he said.

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