Music fans rejoice! This weekend you can get a taste of rock ‘n’ roll history! See Donovan, The Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Beastie Boys, Laura Nyro, Guns N’ Roses and Chris Rock under one roof! That’s right! The 27th annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony premieres this weekend — only on HBO! This special presentation is jam packed with live performances, celebrity appearances and rock-n-roll royalty. Check out the preview below and remember to mark your calendar for SATURDAY MAY 5TH (9:00-11:30 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO!
Honorees and presenters for this year?s show include:
Beastie Boys inducted by Chuck D.
Donovan inducted by John Mellencamp.
Small Faces/The Faces inducted by Stevie Van Zandt.
Red Hot Chili Peppers inducted by Chris Rock.
Laura Nyro inducted by Bette Midler.
Freddie King inducted by Billy Gibbons and Dusty Hill.
Don Kirshner inducted by Carole King.
Cosimo Matassa, Tom Dowd and Glyn Johns inducted by RobbieRobertson.
The Blue Caps, the Comets, the Crickets, the Famous Flames, the Midnighters and the Miracles inducted by Smokey Robinson.
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