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Alice Cooper, Neil Diamond and Tom Waits Prepare to Rock Hall

Neil Diamond , Alice Cooper and Tom Waits lead the latest class to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Monday, joined by piano maestros Leon Russell and Dr. John and 1960s singer Darlene Love.Their work was to be celebrated at the annual Waldorf Astoria black-tie dinner, then in perpetuity at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland. A tape of the ceremony is to air March 20 on Fuse.The Brooklyn-born Diamond wrote pop-rock hits for himself ("Solitary Man") and others ( The Monkees ' "I'm a Believer"). Presidential daughter Caroline Kennedy was the inspiration for "Sweet Caroline." He settled into a comfortable career as a middle-of-the-road concert favorite, although he made some challenging recordings in recent years with producer Rick Rubin . Another New Yorker, singer Paul Simon , was to induct Diamond.Alice Cooper is the stage name for both singer Vincent Furnier and his band, known for 1970s era hard rock songs "Eighteen," "No More Mr. Nice Guy" and "S...

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