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Songs by David Bowie, Prince, N.W.A. and More to Be Inducted Into Grammy Hall of Fame 2017

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N.W.A, Prince, David Bowie and Nirvana are just a handful of artists and acts whose songs will be inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2017.

A selection of 25 songs at least 25 years old will be honored during the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in 2017, including N.W.A.’s iconic “Straight Outta Compton,” Prince’s “Sign O’ the Times,” David Bowie’s “Changes,” Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” and more.

Hosted by James Corden, the 2017 Grammy Awards will air live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on February 12, 2017.

See the full list of songs confirmed for induction, below:

Arlo Guthrie, “The City of New Orleans”
The Beach Boys, “I Get Around”
Billie Holiday, “Lady Sings the Blues”
Blind Willie McTell, “Statesboro Blues”
Bonnie Raitt, “I Can’t Make Your Love Me”
Cab Calloway And His Orchestra, “(Hep-Hep!) The Jumpin’ Jive”
David Bowie, “Changes”
Deep Purple , “Smoke on the Water”
Dion, “The Wanderer”
Elvis Presley, “Jailhouse Rock”
The Everly Brothers, “Wake Up Little Susie”
Jackson 5, “ABC”
Lalo Schifrin, “Mission Impossible”
Lesley Gore, “You Don’t Own Me”
Louis Armstrong And His Orchestra, “When the Saints Go Marching In”
Merle Haggard, “Okie From Muskogee”
Mills Brothers, “You Always Hurt the One You Love”
Mississippi John Hurt, “Stack O’Lee Blues”
N.W.A., “Straight Outta Compton”
Nirvana, “Smells Like Teen Spirit”
Prince, “Sign ‘O’ the Times”
R.E.M., “Losing My Religion”
Rod Stewart, “Maggie May”
Sly & The Family Stone , “Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)”
Sonny & Cher, “I Got You Babe”

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