The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced its Class of 2012, and the inductees are The Small Faces/The Faces, Donovan, Guns n' Roses, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Laura Nyro and The Beastie Boys. In the Early Influence category it's the late bluesman Freddie King. The Ahmet Ertegun Award, which recognizes a non-performer, goes to the late Don Kirshner. And the Award for Musical Excellence r...ecipients are producers Tom Dowd, Glyn Johns and Cosimo Matassa. The 27th annual induction ceremony will take place on Saturday, April 14th in Cleveland and will be heard on Sirius XM's Hall of Fame Radio. The inductees were chosen by more than 500 voters of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation. Artists are eligible for induction 25 years after the release of their first recording. The nominees who didn't make the cut this year are Heart, Joan Jett and The Blackhearts, Donna Summer, War, The Cure, Eric B. and Rakim, Rufus with Chaka Khan and The Spinners.