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Entertainment Diddy, Springsteen among rock hall of fame guest list

03:17  09 october  2020
03:17  09 october  2020 Source:   ap.org

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee Dave Grohl (Nirvana) will kick off the special by introducing the inductees. A stunning mix of special guests will follow. The list includes Luke Bryan, Sean “ Diddy ” Combs, Miley Cyrus, Billy Gibbons, Dave Grohl, Don Henley, Jennifer Hudson, Billy Idol, Iggy Pop

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame ’s Class Of 2020 — Nine Inch Nails, Depeche Mode, the Notorious B.I.G, Whitney Houston, T-Rex, and the Doobie Cleveland.com reports that the pre-taped induction special, set to air November 7th at 7PM on HBO and HBO Max, will feature special guests including

CLEVELAND (AP) — Sean “Diddy” Combs, Bruce Springsteen and Alicia Keys will be among a star-studded guest list for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020 induction.

FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2020, file photo, Sean Combs accepts the 2020 Industry Icon award at the Pre-Grammy Gala And Salute To Industry Icons in Beverly Hills, Calif. Combs will be among a star-studded guest list for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020 induction. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File) © Provided by Associated Press FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2020, file photo, Sean Combs accepts the 2020 Industry Icon award at the Pre-Grammy Gala And Salute To Industry Icons in Beverly Hills, Calif. Combs will be among a star-studded guest list for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020 induction. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File) FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2018, file photo, Bruce Springsteen performs at the 12th annual Stand Up For Heroes benefit concert at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York. Springsteen will be among a star-studded guest list for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020 induction. (Photo by Brad Barket/Invision/AP, File) © Provided by Associated Press FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2018, file photo, Bruce Springsteen performs at the 12th annual Stand Up For Heroes benefit concert at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York. Springsteen will be among a star-studded guest list for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020 induction. (Photo by Brad Barket/Invision/AP, File)

The prestigious organization announced the guest list Thursday for the ceremony, which will debut Nov. 7 on HBO. The show will honor this year’s inductees including Whitney Houston, the Notorious B.I.G., The Doobie Brothers, Nine Inch Nails, T. Rex and Depeche Mode.

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Bruce Springsteen became a voice of underdogs and the working-class, thanks to his unsparing observations about what life was really like for those with no access to a silver spoon. As a songwriter, however, he was also deeply romantic and sentimental. In long-time collaborators the E Street Band

Yearly lists of the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame Inductees from 1986 to 2020, including Performers, Non-performers, Lifetime Achievement awards, Side Men, Early Influences and more. (Note: DDD is not affiliated with the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame ).

FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2019, file photo, host Alicia Keys speaks at the 61st annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Keys will be among a star-studded guest list for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020 induction. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File) © Provided by Associated Press FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2019, file photo, host Alicia Keys speaks at the 61st annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Keys will be among a star-studded guest list for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020 induction. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)

Jon Landau and Irving Azoff will be honored with the Ahmet Ertegun award.


Gallery: Bruce Springsteen: Who's The Boss? (StarsInsider)

a man wearing a suit and tie: We associate many musical acts with the United States, but not many artists resonated with the '80s working class in America as much as Bruce Springsteen did.However his influence spread through more than just one country. His rugged

Other guests will include Miley Cyrus, Jennifer Hudson, Gwen Stefani, Charlize Theron, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Adam Levine and Brad Paisley.

The event was scheduled for May 2, but was pushed back due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Dave Grohl will kick off the show with a “heartfelt introduction” to the new class of inductees. The special guests will speak on how this year’s inductees impacted their personal life and careers.

Jamie Foxx is a jazz fan like Soul character .
Jamie Foxx found it easy to relate to the character of music teacher Joe Gardner in animated flick 'Soul' as he had studied jazz artists beforehand.The Oscar-winning actor voices the role of music teacher Joe Gardner in the upcoming Disney Pixar flick and found it easy to connect to the character due to their shared love of jazz artists.

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