Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2021 Update


Wednesday’s announcement of the 16 acts nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, here is a list of acts for which an argument could be made:

  • Bad Company / Free
  • Badfinger
  • Blood, Sweat and Tears
  • Blue Oyster Cult
  • Boston
  • Bryan Adams
  • BTO / The Guess Who
  • Dave Matthews Band
  • Eddie Money
  • ELP
  • Foreigner
  • Grand Funk Railroad
  • Ian Hunter / Mott the Hoople
  • Jethro Tull
  • Jimmy Buffett
  • Joe Cocker
  • Joe Walsh
  • John Mayall
  • Judas Priest
  • Kansas
  • Little Feat
  • Meat Loaf
  • Pat Benatar
  • Peter Frampton / Humble Pie
  • Phil Collins
  • Procol Harum
  • REO Speedwagon
  • Scorpions
  • The Smiths
  • Soundgarden
  • Sting
  • Styx
  • Thin Lizzy

And, as for this year's nominees, the early Fan Vote has Tina Turner in the lead, followed by:

  • Foo Fighters
  • Carole King
  • Iron Maiden
  • The Go-Go's
  • Todd Rundgren
  • Rage Against the Machine
  • Devo
  • Dionne Warwick
  • Chaka Khan
  • New York Dolls
  • Kate Bush
  • LL Cool J
  • Jay Z
  • Mary J. Blige
  • Fela Kuti

You can vote once a day at RockHall,com through April 30th. The Class of 2021 will be announced in May with the ceremony to be held late in the year in Cleveland.