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A Salute to Etta James

Friday, January 20: 12:05 p.m.
Posted by Rock Hall
Etta James

Etta James was a pioneer. Through a career that spanned more than six decades, James' raw, unharnessed voice crossed genres, with Fifties hits such as "The Wallflower" and "Good Rockin' Daddy" cementing her role in the genesis of rock ...

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The legacy of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Solomon Burke

Monday, October 11: 4:59 p.m.
Posted by Terry Stewart
Solomon Burke performs with Aretha Franklin at the Rock Hall's American Music Masters concert in '05

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Solomon Burke was called the “king of rock and soul” only a  few years into his career, and decades later his title remains unquestionably valid. A true musical pioneer, his voice was one ...

Categories: American Music Masters, Inductee
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Malcolm McLaren, manager of the Sex Pistols, has passed away at age 64

Thursday, April 8: 4:49 p.m.
Posted by Jim Henke
The Sex Pistols were inducted into the Rock Hall of Fame in 2006.

As the guiding force behind the British punk pioneers and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees the Sex Pistols, Malcolm McLaren played a key role in changing the course of rock and roll music. McLaren was an expert at ...

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