The 10 Most Awkward Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Jams

SPIN celebrates the most uncomfortable parts of the RRHOF's uncomfortable annual ritual

Ronnie Wood and Flea, awkward / Kevin Mazur/WireImage
Ronnie Wood and Flea, awkward / Kevin Mazur/WireImage
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When: January 17, 1990
Who: What could be more rock'n'roll than the bolo-tie/leather vest combo? A million people — members of the Who, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and the Righteous Brothers included — crowd the stage for a particularly guttural rendition of "Won't Get Fooled Again" and then proceed to fool us again.
As Embarrassing As: Your senior yearbook photo — the one with the lasers.

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