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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees announced

Published 8:04 AM ET, Tue December 20, 2016
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Folk singer Joan Baez, shown here performing in July 2015 in Nyon, Switzerland will be inducted into the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She is joined by... FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Cellists Melvyn Gale and Hugh McDowell, violinist Mik Kaminsky, guitarist and singer Jeff Lynne, drummer Bev Bevan, bassist Kelly Groucutt, and piano player Richard Tandy of "Electric Light Orchestra" will also be inducted. The group is seen here performing in August 1977 in Los Angeles, California. Richard Creamer/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
Steve Perry and Neal Schon of Journey perform on stage in New York in 1980. The rock band will be inducted into the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Richard E. Aaron/Redferns/Getty Images
Matt Cameron, Eddie Vedder and Stone Gossard of Pearl Jam were selected as part of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2017. Kevin Mazur/Getty Images
Rapper and actor Tupac Shakur was chosen to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame after his first time being nominated. Raymond Boyd/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
Yes has been a fan favorite for years to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Fans will get their wish in 2017. Richard E. Aaron/Redferns/Getty Images