Her already great year just got even better.
The induction ceremony will take place Cleveland’s Public Hall on April 18, 2015; tickets go on sale this Thursday.
She is Joan Jett and she approves that message, which flashes some frightening statistics across the screen including that in 2013 there were more laws passed to limit women’s reproductive rights than the entire previous decade.
She also talks about her new film role, the Germs, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and feminism.
Cheap Trick, Darlene Love, Brody Dalle and Kathleen Hanna with Adam Horovitz were among the other performers paying tribute to Jett last night in New York City.
The show, to benefit Little Kids Rock, will feature a performance by the man once known as the King Ad-Rock
Joan Jett, Bill Withers, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Green Day Lead 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees
Lou Reed, Bill Withers and the Marvelettes are also on the ballot.
If you’ve ever wanted to see Alice Cooper, Billie Joe Armstrong and Darlene Love paying tribute to Joan Jett, you’re in luck.
“They spoke the truth, and people listened,” presenter Michael Stipe said. “This was not just pop music.”
She’s jammed with the Foo Fighters, and produced Pat Smear’s ex-band, so it makes sense.