The trek is set to launch on 21 July in Cleveland, Ohio and end on 5 September in Chicago, Illinois.
Deep Purple, Cheap Trick, Chicago, Steve Miller, N.W.A. and the late Bert Berns were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last night (8 April).
The death has been announced of one of the greatest producers in recording history, Sir George Martin, at the age of 90.
British hard rock trailblazers Deep Purple and rap pioneers NWA are among the five acts newly announced as 2016 inductees into the Rock and Roll of Fame.