Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: Class of 2013

Written by Stacey Wilhelm | December 12, 2012
<span class="caption"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/news/image/Quincy%20Jones%20keynote%20%2834%29.JPG" width="480" height="320" alt="" class="image-large" />Quincy Jones at his 2009 SXSW Keynote Address. Photo by Jay West.</span> Yesterday [The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame](http://www.rockhall.com/inductees/) announced their 2013 inductees. **Rush**, **Heart**, **Randy Newman**, **Public Enemy**, **Donna Summer** and **Albert King** will all be joining the class of 2013 with Summer and King being inducted posthumously. Public Enemy enters as the fourth ever hip-hop act to be inducted. All acts join **Quincy Jones** and **Lou Adler**, each of whom will receive the Ahmet Ertegun Award for non-performers, as inductees on April 18th, 2013 at the Nokia Theater and set to broadcast on HBO, May 18th. To read more about the announcement and heartfelt responses from the honorees, check out [Rolling Stone's coverage](http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/rock-and-roll-hall-of-fame-2013-inductees-rush-public-enemy-heart-and-randy-newman-20121211). Congratulations to all the newest Hall of Famers and all those who were considered.