This year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees have been announced including one diva who just returned to the scene.
Janet Jackson (who is currently in first place), NWA, Chaka Khan, CHIC, The Spinners among other acts, who are all up for consideration. This is Janet Jackson and Chaka Khan’s first time being considered for induction as a solo artist. She along with Rufus was nominated back in 2011 as a group.
To be eligible for the current ballot, artists or bands must have released their first single or album in 1990 or earlier. Once again this year, fans will have the opportunity to vote on who they wish to see inducted by visiting the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame website or RollingStone.com and casting their ballot.
Here’s the official list of the 15 2016 nominees:
- The Cars
- Chaka Khan
- Cheap Trick
- Deep Purple
- The J.B.’s
- Janet Jackson
- Los Lobos
- Steve Miller
- Nine Inch Nails
- The Smiths
- The Spinners
The Class of 2016 will be announced in December and inducted in April 2016 at a ceremony in New York City.
Originally posted 2015-10-09 06:28:06. Republished by Blog Post Promoter