2. Wide shot Tom Petty poses for photographs with wife Dana York
FILE: Los Angeles, 6 September 2012
3. Medium Regina Spektor, Tom Petty and Adria Petty speak to reporters at the MTV Video Music Awards
Cleveland, Ohio, 5 October 2017
4. SOUNDBITE (English) Greg Harris, CEO, Rock Hall of Fame:
"Tom Petty cast a very big shadow on rock and roll, and all of us at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame were sad lose to a family member like Tom Petty"
5. Pan of Rolling Stones cover with Tom Petty
6. SOUNDBITE (English) Greg Harris, CEO, Rock Hall of Fame:
"He's power pop, but he's also rock, and he's got great, great lyrics"
7. Wide of Tom Petty Rolling Stones cover
8. SOUNDBITE (English) Greg Harris, CEO, Rock Hall of Fame:
"In addition to helping induce others, in 2002 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame."
9. Focusing shot on Tom Petty's name at Hall of Fame inductee list
10. SOUNDBITE (English) Greg Harris, CEO, Rock Hall of Fame:
"They were inducted because the band and Tom Petty in particular had this great ability to speak to ordinary people through their lyrics, through their scenes, but do it in extraordinary ways. And that was of a Hall of Fame caliber."
11. Various of Tom Petty's Jacket
12. SOUNDBITE (English) Greg Harris, CEO, Rock Hall of Fame:
"Roy Orbison. Stevie Nicks, Johnny Cash, it just continues that he was a big influence and trusted collaborator with so many."
FILE: Los Angeles, 28 April 1999
13. STILL IMAGE: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers members (L-R) Mike Campbell, Howie Epstein, Tom Petty and Benmont Tench pope for photo as they are honored with the 2,133rd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
FILE: Clarkstone, Michigan, 17 June 1999
14. STILL IMAGE: Tom Petty puts his band The Heartbreakers through their paces during concert at Pine Knob Music Theater
Tom Petty, an old-fashioned rock superstar and everyman who drew upon the Byrds, the Beatles and other bands he worshipped as a boy and produced new classics such as "Free Fallin,'" "Refugee" and "American Girl," died Monday night. He was 66.
On Thursday, after the Rock Hall of Fame announced induction candidates, the CEO of the Hall, Greg Harris, talked about Petty's legacy, collaboration, and relationship with the Rock Hall of Fame.
He called Petty a unique blend of "power pop" and rock with powerful lyrics that spoke to ordinary people.
Petty and the Heartbreakers were 2002 Rock Hall inductees.
Petty performed at other musicians' induction ceremonies before his death.