Pearl Jam Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

As a matter of fact, listen to this, tonight the entire balcony is full of former Pearl Jam drummers.

Pearl Jam's lead singer Eddie Vedder appeared during Letterman's final week of shows in 2015, performing the band's song "Better Man", according to People magazine. In addition to praising Letterman, Vedder thanked their many fans for all of their support.

Neal Schon, clearly moved, said: "This is a long time coming, I thought this would never happen. this is all about you, the fans".

"I can't begin to tell you what an honor and privilege it is for me to be out of the house", he deadpanned after a almost minute-long ovation from the audience at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The Chicago Cubs winning the World Series. What's yours? You don't have to speak in class today; just tell us in comments.

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No stranger to Rock Hall speeches, when it was his turn at the mic Eddie Vedder spoke at length about climate change, his family, Letterman and even Chance the Rapper. But I still ❤️ you.

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Journey fans have stopped believing in a reunion performance.

Much to attendees' delight, Perry walked on stage at Brooklyn's Barclays Center for his first appearance with the band since 2005, although he did not perform.

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"I've been gone a long time, I understand that", the ex-Journey singer said.

Among the inductees this year was folksinger Joan Baez. Baez talked about the musicians that inspired her and the causes she was passionate about.

The induction of ELO, Yes and, especially Journey, were greeted with huge ovations, showing that the decision Rock Hall voters have made to embrace '70s superstars, who have always been eligible but passed over, has been overwhelmingly popular.

"My granddaughter had no clue who I was until I took her backstage to a Taylor Swift concert", said Baez, who added that her granddaughter took a selfie with Swift and now had "newfound respect for her grandmother". Those are the things that really kept us together when we felt the responsibility to the music was bigger than ourselves or our own personal needs. The induction ceremony will also contain a Prince tribute by Lenny Kravitz and a ceremony honoring lifetime achievement recipient Nile Rodgers that will be led by Pharrell.

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