Cyndi Lauper to join Songwriters Hall of Fame

Friday, 20 February 2015 - 19:19

Cyndi Lauper, Linda Perry and the Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia are to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

They will be joined by country artists Toby Keith and Bobby Braddock and blues pioneer Willie Dixon.

The ceremony will take place on 18th June in New York.

Cyndi Lauper became a household name by covering Robert Hazard's Girls Just Wanna Have Fun in the 1980s.