Mellencamp was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on March 10, 2008.Said longtime Rolling Stone contributor Anthony De Curtis: "Mellencamp has created an important body of work that has earned him both critical regard and an enormous audience.He is known for his catchy, populist brand of heartland rock, which emphasizes traditional instrumentation. Mellencamp is also one of the founding members of Farm Aid, an organization that began in 1985 with a concert in Champaign, Illinois, to raise awareness about the loss of family farms and to raise funds to keep farm families on their land.Mellencamp rose to superstardom in the 1980s while "honing an almost startlingly plainspoken writing style that, starting in 1982, yielded a string of Top 10 singles," including "Hurts So Good," "Jack & Diane," "Crumblin' Down," "Pink Houses," "Lonely Ol' Night," "Small Town," "R. Farm Aid concerts have remained an annual event over the past 32 years, and as of 2017 the organization has raised over million to promote a strong and resilient family farm system of agriculture.The post essentially sets the record straight on what's REALLY going on. But can couple that's called it quits in 2016 say the same?
Here’s a little ditty about John Mellencamp’s break up with Meg Ryan.
An insider dished to Christie Brinkley does love her epic Instagram rants!
Every bad thing that a fella can be, that's me." – John Mellencamp on ex-girlfriends and his shitty personality. Earlier this week, Yolanda Hadid's ex was spotted grabbing dinner at Ralph Lauren's Polo Bar with none other than Christie Brinkley. Related: Future Addresses Those Larsa Pippen Romance Rumors It seems the twosome are already oozing power couple vibes, as Hillary Clinton even made sure to stop by their table and say hello.
Joel married his fourth wife, Alexis Roderick, in July, and the couple welcomed daughter Della the next month.
Brinkley divorced third husband Peter Cook in 2008, and is also mother to 20-year-old son Jack and 17-year-old daughter Sailor with the architect.