Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame reschedules 2020 induction ceremony
The event is now taking place on November 7 with a live broadcast from the Public Auditorium in Cleveland, Ohio streaming on HBO.
“We are very disappointed to announce the postponement of this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony,” Peresman says. “Our first concern is to the health and safety of our attendees and artists and we are complying to the direction of the local and state authorities and common sense. We look forward to rescheduling the ceremony and will make that announcement at the earliest convenience.”
Previously, they revealed the class of inductees including Soundgarden, Nine Inch Nails, Motorhead, Judas Priest and more. The inclusion of artists such as Whitney Houston and Notorious B.I.G. sparked controversy online, dividing fans about whether they should be included.
They also revealed their list of nominees including include MC5, T. Rex, Thin Lizzy, Pat Benatar and Dave Matthews Band. Depeche Mode, the Doobie Brothers, Kraftwerk and more.
This is the first time it will be broadcasting live on HBO after it postponed from its original May 2 date.
The 35th annual ceremony is taking place at 8 PM ET on November 7 and you can learn more here.