The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will have a wide array of special guests paying tribute to inductees, according to a media announcement emailed by HBO on April 1, 2014. This year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction, being held at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on April 10, will debut on HBO on Saturday, May 31 (9 p.m. ET/PT).
This year’s inductees include: Peter Gabriel, Daryl Hall and John Oates, KISS, Nirvana, Linda Ronstadt, Cat Stevens and the E Street Band. Brian Epstein and Andrew Loog Oldham will receive the Ahmet Ertegun Award. Pictures of the 2014 inductees are attached in the photo slideshow.
Special guests this year include: Chris Martin, Glenn Frey, Michael Stipe, Questlove, Stevie Nicks, Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Springsteen, Peter Asher, Carrie Underwood, Emmylou Harris, Tom Morello and Sheryl Crow.
Chris Martin is inducting Peter Gabriel, who is performing.
Questlove is inducting Hall and Oates, who are performing.
Tom Morello is inducting KISS.
Michael Stipe is inducting Nirvana.
Glenn Frey, of The Eagles, in inducting Linda Ronstadt. A musical tribute to Ronstadt is being performed by female artists: Bonnie Raitt, Stevie Nicks, Carrie Underwood, Emmylou Harris and Sheryl Crow.
Cat Stevens is performing. Inductee to be determined.
Bruce Springsteen is inducting the E Street Band, who are performing. The E Street Band is receiving the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Award for Musical Excellence (previously the Sidemen category).
A limited number of tickets for the Induction Ceremony are still available at ticketmaster.com.
The show will air on HBO Premium Cable on Saturday, May 31.
A special exhibit featurig the 2014 Inductees will be presented at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland, Ohio in June.
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