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Peter Gabriel’s Road to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

From his early days with Genesis to international stages, a look back at his career in photos

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Peter Gabriel of Genesis performs onstage in 1976.

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Portrait Session 1972

Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks, Peter Gabriel and Steve Hackett of Genesis pose for a portrait in 1972.

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Flute at Reading

Peter Gabriel playing the flute on stage with Genesis at the Reading Festival in Reading, Berkshire on August 11th, 1972.

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The Conspiracy of Hope Tour

Peter Gabriel performs on stage during the Amnesty International 'A Conspiracy of Hope' tour at Giants Stadium in New York City on June 15th, 1986.

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Mandela’s Release

Tracy Chapman and Peter Gabriel perform at a concert held to celebrate the release of Nelson Mandela from prison at Wembley Stadium, London on April 16th, 1990. 

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Rock the Vote with Reed

Jeff Ayeroff, Peter Gabriel and Lou Reed during MTV's Rock the Vote 10th Annual Patrick Lippert Awards at Roseland Ballroom in New York City.