Pearl Jam, Tupac, Yes, Journey to be inducted into Rock Hall
The event will honor the late rap star Tupac Shakur, along with Joan Baez, Electric Light Orchestra, Journey, Pearl Jam, and Yes.
The induction ceremony is set for Friday in New York City, and promises its fair share of drama on and off the stage.
Pearl Jam closed out the night with a searing all-star jam of Neil Young's "Rockin' in the Free World". Grunge heroes Pearl Jam and rapper Tupac Shakur will each be inducted in their first year of eligibility, 25 years after the release of their debut albums in 1991.
Vedder issued a call to arms on climate change - saying that rising temperatures were not, in the phrasing of industry-friendly US President Donald Trump, "fake news".
"That's right - Tupac got Snoop Dogg smoking blunts", he said to laughs from the audience. Snoop Dogg and YG performed "Gangsta Party", Treach from Naughty by Nature did "Hail Mary", and T.I. - decked out in Tupac's signature bowtie bandanna AND a leather corset - gave an affecting cover of "Keep Ya Head Up" that was clearly very meaningful for him. Shakur died in 1996.
Alicia Keys performed a medley of Shakur's songs on piano, including "Dear Mama" and "Changes".
Letterman's speech was arguably the highlight of the night, one filled with revelations about how much he has missed hearing live music nightly since retiring, and that time he drove Vedder insane by repeatedly singing the chorus to "Black". "You put us here", he said. "But from my heart I must tell you - I've been gone a long time, but you've always been in my heart".
While many awards shows have featured Prince tributes since the singer's death one year ago this month, not every performance did justice to the pop icon.
Mr. Browne said folk music gave voice to immigrants and those who were brought to America as slaves.
"Due to illness, Neil Young is regrettably no longer able to induct Pearl Jam at this Year's Induction Ceremony", said the Rock Hall in a statement Wednesday.
"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".
TMZ also reports that RUSH'sGEDDY LEE, who will induct YES, along with bandmate ALEX LIFESON, will play bass - stepping in the shoes of the late CHRIS SQUIRE - for the band at the show.
ELO, which kicked off the show with Berry's Roll Over Beethoven. and progressive British rockers Yes were also inducted Friday. He did, however, point out it was "bittersweet" to take over for late Yes bassist Chris Squire, who passed away in 2015 and didn't live to see his band recognized.
Drake, side-armer Darren O'Day, left-hander Donnie Hart, right-hander Brad Brach and Britton combined to allow just three hits. For the third straight game, the Orioles bullpen held the opposition scoreless, and gave the offense a chance to catch up.
The bearded American produced some brilliant reflex volleys and piercing returns to get the visitors right back in the contest. I'll be out there for some of Thommo's match and I think it's a good match up with him against Sock.
He was asked post-game for a self-assessment. "It's something I'm looking forward too, I'm real excited for it". "I'm dead. The best part about Lowry's absence, though, is that they didn't just rest on their laurels and fall apart without him.
The Justice Ministry in Moscow has been investigating the Jehovah's Witnesses' Russian headquarters near St. Petersburg over the previous year and claimed it discovered violations of a Russian law banning extremism.
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Watford have not conceded in the last two games - their first consecutive clean sheets in the Premier League since October 2016. After 18, 20 minutes we read the game very well, started to control it, create a lot of chances.
Since the line "I don't know what it means to be complicit", Merriam-Webster reports that "complicit" after Trump's interview. At the bottom of the screen, in between two Bannon heads, the words "TOTAL CUCK MOVE" appeared as Colbert smirked and pointed.
Both he and Priebus also played key roles in the failed effort to push through a House bill to repeal Obamacare last month. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article . "He has to get that house in order".
But the Securities and Exchange Commission accused Mickelson in a civil lawsuit of making almost $1 million in the stock trade. As the verdict was returned on 10 counts of conspiracy, securities fraud and wire fraud, Walters shook his head repeatedly.
Liverpool striker Divock Origi admits that he expected the race for a top-four spot in the Premier League to be tight this season. It was too central to Boruc, though, and the Bournemouth keeper made a fairly comfortable save.
AP WAS THERE: US Congress declares war during WWI
Mexico would recover land lost to the United States in an earlier war, including Texas, in exchange for German gold and weapons. Secondly, the war had benefited the US economy and given birth to the world's most powerful military-industrial complex.
Your Amazon Fire TV is about to get way better
Now, imagine sharing your name with two of the world's most popular voice-activated Assistants, Amazon's Alexa and Apple's Siri. TV viewers will be able to speak to Alexa through a microphone built into the device's remote control.
UN Security Council strongly condemns N.Korea missile test
It flew a distance of around 60 kilometers (37 miles) and flew as high as 189 kilometers (117 miles), South Korean officials said. More recently, North Korea failed in an attempt to fire a missile off its east coast after it exploded shortly after launch.
Flood warning issued for Tiffin River near Stryker
All storms will be gone by sunrise Monday leaving a dry day with highs in the 70s so not a bad day for the Royals home opener. The Pawcatuck River in Southeastern Connecticut is already around 1 foot above flood stage and minor flooding is occurring.
Louis CK says he regrets comparing Trump to Hitler
According to Louis C.K., he does regret sending out that letter past year , but he has no plans of taking his statements back. He also said he doubted whether the president's name was even actually "Donald Trump". "I regret saying it".
Senator ends 15-hour speech opposing Trump's court pick
Some were already predicting that they would end up eliminating the 60-vote requirement for legislation, as well as nominations. Still, at least some Democrats are sort of pretending that Gorsuch is such a special case that he is worth maximum opposition.