Howard Stern to induct Bon Jovi into Rock and Roll HOF

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Howard Stern will induct New Jersey rockers Bon Jovi into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this April, the radio host announced Wednesday on The Howard Stern Show. 

“I am so honored that you asked me. I am thrilled to do it," Howard told Jon Bon Jovi, according to a post on the show’s website.

Bon Jovi was among the six inductees chosen from a group of 19 nominees for the 2018 class.

RELATED: Bon Jovi among 2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees

Bon Jovi, first nominated in 2011 and again this year, have sold more than 120 million albums and launched No. 1 hits with “Livin’ on a Prayer,” ″You Give Love a Bad Name,” ″Bad Medicine” and “I’ll Be There for You.”

The 33rd annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held on April 14 at Public Auditorium in Cleveland, Ohio. Tickets will go on sale later this month, and the event will later air on HBO and be heard on SiriusXM Radio. Stern’s show is broadcast on SiriusXM Radio.

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