Andy Mackay and Phil Manzaner also took the stage.
The band’s Simon LeBon and John Taylor delivered the speech.
Ferry, Andy Mackay, and Phil Manzaner will perform together live for the first time in eight years.
Plus, Janelle Monáe will introduce Janet Jackson; Harry Styles will welcome Stevie Nicks; and Duran Duran will present Roxy Music.
“I think we’ll come up with something.”
The dates follow the legendary band’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Janet Jackson, Roxy Music, Def Leppard, and The Zombies round out the 2019 class.
Rage Against the Machine, Def Leppard, and Devo are among the other finalists.
Ferry is looking for a “window of opportunity” to record new music with his former Roxy Music bandmate.
David Gordon Green’s heartwarming coming-of-age series comes to an end.
A fierce rendition taken from Filthy Friends’ Record Store Day 7-inch.
Everyone from Smashing Pumpkins to Roxy Music, Patti Smith to Radiohead have covered Shakey.