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Part 5 of NPR's spotlight on the 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees features Neil Diamond

Monday, March 14: 1:56 p.m.
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Neil Diamond performs in 1986. (Photo: Ron Frehm, AP)

For the last four weeks, NPR's David C. Barnett has been showcasing a different inductee from this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class on Morning Edition. This week's segment spotlights Neil Diamond.

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Remember you can catch the 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony simulcasted live at the Museum tonight, or catch the ceremony on Fuse on Sunday, March 20th!

 

 


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The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Announces its 2011 Inductees

Wednesday, December 15: 9 a.m.
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Today, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation announced the Alice Cooper Band, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Darlene Love and Tom Waits as its 2011 performer inductees. Also being inducted this year as individual recipients of the Ahmet Ertegun Award are Jac Holzman and Art Rupe.  The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Award for Recording Excellence (previously the Sidemen category) will be presented to Leon Russell. The 26th annual ceremony will take place on Monday, March 14, 2011, at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City and be broadcast on Fuse, Madison Square Garden’s national music television network.

“We are pleased to welcome these artists and executives into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame,” said Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation President and CEO Joel Peresman. “They truly represent the variety of people that have defined and continue to influence music and the business of Rock and Roll.”

The performer Inductees are:  

·    Alice Cooper Band
·    Neil Diamond
·    Dr. John
·    Darlene Love
·    Tom Waits

Ahmet Ertegun Award recipients (nonperformers):

·    Jac Holzman
·    Art Rupe

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Award for Recording Excellence
(previously the Sidemen category):
·    Leon Russell

The 2011 Rock and Roll Hall ...


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