2016 Inductees Exhibit

2016 Inductees Exhibit

Click on files to download hi-res images. All photos are courtesy of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

Cry Baby Lyrics

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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

Ritchie Blackmore Gibson

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Blackmore played this guitar on the first 5 Deep Purple albums, including the iconic song “Hush.”

MC Ren of N.W.A. handwritten lyrics to “Niggaz for Life”: 1991

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'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.

Saturday in the Park lyrics

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Written by Robert Lamm Released on the album Chicago V, 1972 “Saturday in the Park” reached #3, becoming Chicago’s highest-charting single

Walter Parazaider of Chicago Fillmore East shirt: 1970

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Founding member of Chicago Walter Parazaider wore this Fillmore East staff uniform shirt onstage.

Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick Guitar: 1981 Hamer Custom

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Rick Nielsen played this unusual five-necked guitar from 1981 to 1996.

Steve MIller Case

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Steve MIller Case

Steve Miller electric guitar

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1974 Fender Stratocaster

2016 Inductees Exhibit

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2016 Inductee Exhibit

2016 Inductees Exhibit 2

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2016 Inductees Exhibit 2