2016 Inductees Exhibit
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"Cry Baby,” 1963 Written by Bert Berns and Jerry Ragovoy Recorded by Janis Joplin Released on Pearl, 1971 Originally recorded Garnet Mims in 1963
Blackmore played this guitar on the first 5 Deep Purple albums, including the iconic song “Hush.”
'Niggaz4Life' was N.W.A.’s second and final album, recorded after the departure of original member Ice Cube. The group disbanded later the same year.
Written by Robert Lamm Released on the album Chicago V, 1972 “Saturday in the Park” reached #3, becoming Chicago’s highest-charting single
Founding member of Chicago Walter Parazaider wore this Fillmore East staff uniform shirt onstage.
Rick Nielsen played this unusual five-necked guitar from 1981 to 1996.
Steve MIller Case
1974 Fender Stratocaster