Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2015: 10 Outstanding Performances

Watch vintage clips of Green Day, Ringo Starr, Lou Reed, Joan Jett and Stevie Ray Vaughan

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Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - 'I Love Rock and Roll' (1982)

When the Runaways split in 1979, one might have expected singer Cherie Currie to have had the big solo career, but it was actually guitarist Joan Jett who wound up blowing up. Her 1981 LPs Bad Reputation and I Love Rock 'n' Roll were both enormous sellers, and brand-new cable channel MTV played her videos all the time. Things slowed down a bit in later years, but she remains an incredibly powerful live act and this year she's opening for the Who on their American tour. Here she is playing "I Love Rock 'n' Roll" in 1982. 

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