Amazon to Stream 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony
Amazon has announced that it will stream the 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony internationally for the first time ever. Starting July 1, the gala will be available in 34 countries and eight different languages.
Prime members can watch the show via Amazon’s Prime Video Direct Program, a self-service program for studios, distributors and content creators.
The 33rd annual induction ceremony, which took place April 14 in Cleveland's Public Auditorium, featured Richie Sambora reuniting with Bon Jovi and performing together for the first time in years, performances by Ms. Lauryn Hill and Andra Day honoring Nina Simone, a Tom Petty tribute by The Killers, The Cars reuniting for their induction, Brittany Howard inducting Sister Rosetta Tharpe and more.
“For the past 33 years, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has celebrated the biggest names in Rock and Roll in an event that features unique performances, reunions and heartfelt tributes,” said Joel Peresman, president and CEO of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc. “We are thrilled to share this event with a worldwide audience for the first time.”
To celebrate the viewing, Amazon Music compiled a 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame music playlist featuring top songs by each of this year's inductees.
Watch the official trailer below.