Donna Summer is accepted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, along with seven others.
The world renowned diva, who rose to fame during the disco-era of the 1970s, passed away in May 2012.
Summer went on to receive five Grammy Awards .
This marks the first time that music fans were allowed to vote for their favourite nominees to enter the Hall of Fame. Previously, only ex-inductees were allowed to make this decision.Others to enter the Hall of Fame include hip-hop pioneers Public Enemy, blues legend Albert King and Canadian band Rush.