Stevie Nicks celebrated the announcement of her 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction as a solo artist with her Fleetwood Mac bandmates and fans on Dec. 13 in Los Angeles at The Forum. The diminutive pop-rock diva will become the first female artist to achieve two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee status at the official induction ceremony, slated for March 29 in Brooklyn, New York, at Barclays Center.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame officially announced the “Edge of Seventeen” hitmaker among the Class of 2019 via Twitter and other social media on Dec. 13. Fans can check out footage of Fleetwood Mac paying tribute to Nicks at The Forum courtesy of fan-shot footage posted on Dec. 14 via YouTube.
Drummer Mick Fleetwood makes the official announcement of Nick's Rock Hall induction to the capacity crowd just prior to performing Nick's self-penned 1980 Mac single “Gypsy.” Fans at The Forum go bonkers as the beloved singer takes her bows and members of the band offer their congratulations.” Fans can check out the clip above.
“I will just say, I have been in a band since 1968,” the eight-time Grammy winner wrote afterward in a Facebook update. “To be recognized for my solo work makes me take a deep breath and smile. It's a glorious feeling.”
Nick's was previously inducted into the Rock Hall as a member of Fleetwood Mac in 1998. The 2019 nomination was her first as a solo artist and she will be joined at the upcoming New York ceremony along with fellow 2019 inductees Def Leppard, The Zombies, The Cure, Radiohead, Roxy Music and Janet Jackson.
Fleetwood Mac will perform their final show of a two-night stand on Dec. 15 in Los Angeles at The Forum. After a short break for the holiday season, the “Don't Stop” hitmakers will be back in action beginning Jan. 31 in Denver at Pepsi Center. Grab your tickets right now at AXS. For all the details on Stevie Nicks, click here and for Fleetwood Mac, click here.