Former Beatle Paul McCartney, rocker Bruce Springsteen and
piano-man Billy Joel are among the 1999 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees
announced Tuesday (Nov. 10). Also making the cut were singer/songwriter Dusty
Springfield, '50s rocker Del Shannon, soul-man Curtis Mayfield,
gospel group the Staples Singers and, in the "non-performer" category, former
Beatles producer George Martin. Country-swing pioneers Bob Wills and His
Texas Playboys and blues man Charles Brown also will be inducted in the
"Early Influence" category.