Reed + Joel Join The Stars Lining Up To Induct Rockers

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Lou Reed, Billy Joel and Ben Harper will join Justin Timberlake as presenters at next month's (Mar08) Rock + Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. As previously reported by WENN, Madonna has asked Timberlake to honour her at the 10 March (08) ceremony in New York, while Reed will induct Leonard Cohen, Joel will pay tribute to John Mellencamp and Ben Harper will induct Little Walter. Meanwhile, Tom Hanks will induct the Dave Clark Five, soul great-turned-politician Jerry Butler will honour hitmakers Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff, with Creedence Clearwater Revival star John Fogerty introducing The Ventures.


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