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Aerosmith

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  • Year:
    2001
  • Inducted by:
    Kid Rock
  • Category:
    Performers

Hall of Fame Essay

2001

Scott Schnieder

In a three-decade career unparalleled in both the giddy exhilaration of its highs and the crushing depths of its lows,  Aerosmith continues to embody the hormone-fueled liberation of the American teenage rock & roll experi­ence like no other band of its era.

In the 1970s, the Boston-bred quintet played a major role in establishing the fundamentals of hard rock. But despite  its seminal role in making rock sound big­ger, Aerosmith has never abandoned its original mis­sion as a gritty, unpretentious rock & roll outfit. 

Aerosmith blew away the stereotypes and defied their critics

Kid Rock

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