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Green Day, Ringo Starr, Joan Jett Added To Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

by Roger Wink, VVN Music on April 19, 2015

in News,Noise Pro

Ringo Starr, Green Day, Joan Jett, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Bill Withers, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and The 5 Royals are now all members of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

The honors were handed out in Cleveland on Saturday with Miley Cyrus inducted Joan Jett, Peter Wolf welcoming the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Steve Cropper bringing on The 5 Royals, Patrick Stump inducted Green Day, Stevie Wonder introducing Bill Withers, Patti Smith inducting Lou Reed and Paul McCartney introducing Ringo Starr.

And then there were the performances with Green Day and Joe Walsh joining Ringo and Dave Grohl up performing with Joan Jett.

Induction of Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
Bad Reputation – Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Cherry Bomb – Joan Jett & the Blackhearts with Dave Grohl and original Blackhearts drummer Gary Ryan
Crimson in Clover – Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Tommy James, Dave Grohl and Miley Cyrus
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Chairman Jann Wenner with opening remarks, including introducing Jerry Lee Lewis who is in attendance.
Induction by Miley Cyrus
Acceptance by Joan Jett and members of the Blackhearts

Induction of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band
Born in Chicago – Tom Morello, Jason Ricci, Zac Brown
Induction by Peter Wolf
Acceptance by Elvin Bishop and the living members of the band

Induction of Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble
Induction by John Mayer
Jimmy Vaughan acceptance for his later brother.
Pride & Joy – Doyle Bramhall II, Gary Clark, Jr., Jimmy Vaughan, John Mayer, Double Trouble
Texas Flood – Doyle Bramhall II, Gary Clark, Jr., Jimmy Vaughan, John Mayer, Double Trouble
Six Strings Down – Doyle Bramhall II, Gary Clark, Jr., Jimmy Vaughan, John Mayer, Double Trouble

Induction of Green Day
Induction by Patrick Stump
Acceptance by each member of the band.
American Idiot – Green Day
When I Come Around – Green Day
Basket Case – Green Day

Induction of the “5” Royales
Induction by Steve Cropper
Acceptance by Fred Tanner, brother of members Eugene and Johnny Tanner
Dedicated to the One I Love – Leon Bridges
When a Man Loves a Woman – Leon Bridges in dedication to the late Percy Sledge and others who passed this year.

Induction of Lou Reed
Induction by Patti Smith
Acceptance by Laurie Anderson
Vicious – Karen O and Nick Zinner
Satellite of Love – Beck, Nate Ruess and Karen O

Induction of Bill Withers
Induction by Stevie Wonder
Acceptance by Bill Withers
Ain’t No Sunshine – Stevie Wonder
Use Me – John Legend
Lean on Me – Bill Withers, Stevie Wonder and John Legend

Induction of Ringo Starr
Induction by Paul McCartney

Acceptance by Ringo Starr
Boys – Ringo Starr and Green Day
It Don’t Come Easy – Ringo Starr and Joe Walsh
With a Little Help From My Friends – Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney, Joe Walsh, Green Day, Joan Jett, Miley Cyrus
I Wanna Be Your Man – Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney, Joe Walsh, Green Day, Joan Jett, Miley Cyrus, John Legend, Stevie Wonder, Beck


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