Why Alanis Morissette Dropped Out of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Performance
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Alanis Morissette took to Instagram to respond to “mis-informed rumblings” surrounding her absence from a performance at Saturday’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony.
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Morissette was set to perform “You’re So Vain” with Olivia Rodrigo as a tribute to inductee Carly Simon.
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While Variety reported that Morissette was at rehearsals on Friday and was listed on all the in-house schedules for the show,
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it wasn’t immediately clear why she did not make the night’s ceremony; Rodrigo performed Simon’s hit solo.
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On Monday, the singer posted to her Instagram stories to address her “not performing at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction.”
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Morissette began her statement by recognizing her fellow artists, writing: “I adore Carly Simon and Olivia Rodrigo and Dolly Parton and Janet
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Jackson and Pat Benatar and Sheryl Crow and Pink and Brandi Carlile and Sara Bareilles — and all the amazing people and artists who were there.”
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Afterwards, she pointed to spending “decades in an industry that is rife with an overarching anti-woman sentiment” and having “tolerated a lot of condescension
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