The 2023 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony takes place on Friday, November 3, at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. The ceremony will broadcast live on Disney+, starting at 8 p.m. Eastern. Below, get all the details on how to watch the ceremony, who is getting inducted, and who is participating in the New York show.
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2023
There are 13 acts and figures being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Recognized as performers are: Kate Bush, Sheryl Crow, Missy Elliott, George Michael, Willie Nelson, Rage Against the Machine, and the Spinners.
Winning the Musical Influence Award are hip-hop progenitor DJ Kool Herc and the late Link Wray.
The Musical Excellence Award winners are Chaka Khan, Al Kooper, and famed Elton John songwriter Bernie Taupin.
Lastly, the Ahmet Ertegun Award for lifetime achievement goes to the late Soul Train creator Don Cornelius.
How to Watch and Listen to the 2023 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Beginning at 8 p.m. Eastern on Friday, November 3, the 2023 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony streams live on Disney+. The event will remain available to stream following the ceremony.
Disney+ subscriptions start at $7.99 per month; an ad-free option is also available for $13.99 per month. In addition, there are bundle options, such as getting Hulu and Disney+ together for $9.99 per month (or $19.99 per month without ads) or opting for Hulu, Disney+ and ESPN+ for $14.99 per month ($24.99 per month without ads).
Apple Music will be streaming live audio from the ceremony on Apple Music 1. Catch up, too, with the four-part audio series Class of ’23: Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
On Monday, January 1, 2024, ABC will air a TV special featuring highlights from the induction ceremony. The ABC special runs from 8 p.m. Eastern to 11 p.m. Eastern on New Year’s Day.
Performers and Presenters
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation has remained tightlipped about who will present and who will perform at the induction ceremony, but they have promised that the following musicians will participate: Adam Levine, Brandi Carlile, Carrie Underwood, Chris Stapleton, Common, Dave Matthews, Elton John, H.E.R., Ice-T, LL Cool J, Miguel, New Edition, Olivia Rodrigo, Queen Latifah, Sia, Stevie Nicks, and St. Vincent.
So far, only Rodrigo and Nicks have been confirmed as performers. Rodrigo is likely to stage the stage with inductee Sheryl Crow.