The 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees have been announced!

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Cast your 2015 ballot here!

Vote for the FIVE nominees you believe will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2015:
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band
Bill Withers
Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble
Green Day
Lou Reed
The Smiths
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Nine Inch Nails
The Spinners
The Marvelettes
Please vote for exactly five nominees.

Check out the newly eligible artists for the 2015 Ceremony.

List of Rock & Roll Hall of Famers - including how many nominations it took them to get inducted.
Future Inductees?
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2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
2024 2025 2026 2027 2028
2029 2030 2031 2032 2033
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What are people talking about?

About Chicago, Telarock wrote:
Peter Cetera, blue-eyed soul? I dunno. The term applies well to Daryl Hall. It is valid ico Annie Lennox, Eric Burdon, Tom Jones other notables. Cetera?
As to Raymond's comment Chicago v. Beatles: Mercifully (imo) The Beatles split up, went their separate ways while they were still going strong. Chicago should have disbanded long ago. Going long does not equate to going strong! It usually only equates to "oldies" group.
Also, I myself respect the people who run the Rock Hall. If you don't respect the institution, why do you even care about yor artist getting in or not? Rolling Stone and MTV don't completely control everything. Jann Wenner has/had influence as well he should, but nobody annointed him dictator. I would encourage disgruntled fans to stop whining about Wenner, he puts his pants on same as you! Of course, after he puts his pants on, he has an empire that he runs! lol. SNL joke.
Thursday, 10.30.14 @ 10:05am

About Yes, Lance wrote:
Yes will never get in because the RRHOF is really a Pop Hall of Fame. Weird Al will get in before Yes, Yes is simply not mainstream enough for a Pop Hall of Fame. Blondie? Hall and Oats? Really?

Getting snubbed is nothing new. Steve Howe regularly get's left off most Top Guitarist lists while he is arguably one of the top 5 of all-time when it comes to versatility and flat out talent.

Another issue for Yes is the 18 member roll call. Who would go?
Jon Davison
Jon Anderson
Trevor Horn
Benoit David
Oliver Wakeman
Patrick Moraz
Tony Kay
Geoff Downes
Igor Korochev
Rick Wakeman
Pete Banks
Billy Sherwood
Steve Howe
Trevor Rabin
Steve Howe
Bill Bruford
Alan White
Chris Squire
Thursday, 10.30.14 @ 08:28am

About the 2015 Nominees, Ben wrote:
Hey Enig, I was looking over your predictions for the 2015 Inductees. If I got this right. You're predicting Green Day and Nine Inch Nails along with people like Lou Reed and Stevie Ray Vaughan. You also list Sting solo and a couple others I didn't predict. Now you see I think the Hall will Induct 6 again. Also I think a Rap artist will be chosen. I am venturing to say that Green Day and Nine Inch Nails could be inducted at the same time when I think about it. I think NIN will be prevented this year though due to NWA. I don't like Rap but since they skipped Rap last year they'll have one this year. If you consider that Lou Reed and Stevie Ray Vaughan are pretty sure ones out of the 6 and that I predict Chic after 9 noms. There is also a mellow old R&B choice with Spinners I predict. Then there's no room for NIN. Now if the Hall goes back to 7 choices then I do think Nine Inch Nails can go in. The Hall likes being somewhat older with choices. Hence the Lou and Stevie Ray
Thursday, 10.30.14 @ 06:28am

About Revisited Projected Rankings, Darren wrote:
My Replacement Nominations:

Arcade Fire - No Cars Go
Bruce Springsteen - The Rising
Coldplay - Speed of Sound
Coldplay - Yellow
Kings Of Leon - Sex On Fire
LCD Soundsystem - Daft Punk Is Playing At My House
LCD Soundsystem - Losing My Edge
Metric - Help I'm Alive
The Black Keys - Howlin' For You
The Black Keys - Lonely Boy
The White Stripes - Icky Thump

My top 15 Songs "For Your Consideration":

Arcade Fire - Wake Up
Coldplay - The Scientist
Radiohead - Everything In Its Right Place
PJ Harvey - Big Exit
Foo Fighters - Times Like These
My Morning Jacket - I'm Amazed
Eminem - The Way I Am
Eminem - The Real Slim Shady
The Flaming Lips - Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots Pt. 1
At The Drive-In - One Armed Scissor
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Maps
Arcade Fire - Ready To Start
Florence and The Machine - Dog Days Are Over
Florence + The Machine - Shake It Out
Amy Winehouse - You Know I'm No Good

Thanks again to PopeCharming, who will be taking over management of this project and posting my tiebreakers and replacement nominations for me while I'm unavailable until November 13th. We're on our usual Saturday-Monday-Wednesday schedule for the next two rounds until the final round of voting, when there aren't any replacement nominations.
Wednesday, 10.29.14 @ 23:27pm

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