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Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler and Joe Perry are among the inductees for the 2013 Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Probably the most recognizable names of the bunch, Tyler and Perry will join Foreigner's Mick Jones and Lou Gramm, J.D. Souther – who has written hits for The Eagles and appears on Nashville -- Holly Knight, who wrote songs for artists like Pat Benatar, Tina Turner and Patty Smyth and songwriting veteran Tony Hatch.
USA Today reports that the 2013 Hall of Fame ceremony will take place in New York City on June 13.
According to The Washington Post, Benetar’s hits “Love Is a Battlefield” and “Invincible” were written by Knight, and Turner’s hits like “The Best” and “Better Be Good to Me,” were also written by the inductee.
The Eagles’ hits “Heartache Tonight,” "Victim of Love,” "New Kid in Town” and “Best of My Love” were co-written by Souther and Hatch is responsible for hits like “Downtown” and “My Love.”