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This Oct. 11, 2012 file image released by Starpix shows, from left, Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Eric Singer, Tommy Thayer of KISS as the band arrives at SiriusXM offices to promote their latest release "Monster," in New York. (AP Photo/Starpix, Amanda Schwab, File)

Nirvana, Kiss, Peter Gabriel headed to Rock Hall

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FILE - This Sept. 8, 2013 file photo shows musician Peter Gabriel at the premiere of "The Reluctant Fundamentalist " during the Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
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FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2013 file photo, Dave Grohl, left, poses with Nirvana bandmate Krist Novoselic at the premiere of the documentary film "Sound City," in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

– Nirvana, Kiss and Peter Gabriel will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year.

The Rock Hall announced Tuesday that Hall and Oates, Linda Ronstadt and Cat Stevens will also be inducted April 10 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

Among the first-time nominees are Hall and Oates, Gabriel, Ronstadt and Nirvana, nominated in its first year of eligibility. Repeat nominees Kiss and Stevens make the cut after being absent from the list for several years.

The Rolling Stones managers, Andrew Loog Oldham and Brian Epstein, will earn the Ahmet Ertegun award, a non-performing honor.

Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band will earn the award for musical excellence.

The 29th annual induction ceremony will be open to the public. Tickets go on sale next month.

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Online: http://www.rockhall.com

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