Rock Hall reveals presenters for 2011 inductions

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The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the presenters for the 2011 induction ceremony, which will take place place at The Waldorf-Astoria on March 14at 8:30 p.m., and will be televised on Fuse on Sunday, March 20 at 9 p.m.

Leon Russell will be inducted by Elton John, his co-collaborator on last year’s album The Union. Massachusetts native Rob Zombie will introduce his former tourmate Alice Cooper. Paul Simon will welcome Neil Diamond while Neil Young will do the same for Tom Waits. Dr. John will be inducted by John Legend, Darlene Love by Bette Midler, Art Rupe by Lloyd Price and Jac Holzman by John Densmore of The Doors.

The 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees were chosen by the 500 voters of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation. Artists are eligible for inclusion in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 25 years after their first recording is released.

In addition to being honored at the ceremony, each artist who is inducted is commemorated at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland Ohio, which serves as a monument to rock and roll’s impact on our culture.

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