In honor of Joan Jett & The Blackhearts being part of the massive 2020 stadium tour with Motley Crue, Def Leppard and Poison, here’s a look back at the night the band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Jett and The Blackhearts were part of a diverse class that included the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Lou Reed, Green Day, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble and Bill Withers.
The band was inducted by Miley Cyrus who delivered an animated and passionate speech about Jett’s influence, as well as the first time the two met. The band’s mini-induction set featured both Cyrus and Dave Grohl and included performances of “Bad Reputation,” The Runaways‘ song “Cherry Bomb ” and “Crimson and Clover,” with a guest appearance from Tommy James.
Relive Jett and the Blackhearts’ induction in the gallery below!