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    1994: Rush were inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame during the Juno Awards of 1994 at the O’Keefe Centre in Toronto.
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    2001: Aerosmith, Queen, Steely Dan, Paul Simon & Michael Jackson were some of the acts inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Kid Rock inducted Aerosmith, Dave Grohl of Nirvana and the Foo Fighters inducted Queen, & Moby inducted Steely Dan.
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    2006: Black Sabbath, Blondie, Miles Davis, Lynyrd Skynyrd & the Sex Pistols were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Sex Pistols didn’t attend & former Blondie members Nigel Harrison & Frank Infante used their portion of their speeches to ask why they didn’t get to perform.
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    2012: The Doobie Brothers’ drummer Michael Hossack died of cancer at his home in Dubois, WY. He was 65 years old.
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    2007: The U.S. National Recordings Registry added Carl Perkins’ “Blue Suede Shoes”, The Ronettes’ “Be My Baby”, The Rolling Stones’ (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction, The Velvet Underground & Nico’s self-titled debut album, The Wailers’ Burnin’, Paul Simon’s Graceland & Sam Cooke’s “A Change Is Gonna Come”.
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