NewsOctober 15, 2019 10:04 AM ET2,468 views

Motorhead, Judas Priest among Rock Hall of Fame nominees

Nominees for the 2020 class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame have been revealed and include Motörhead, Judas Priest, Nine Inch Nails, and Soundgarden. This is the first nomination for both Soundgarden and Motörhead. (Bad Brains failed to make the cut this time around.) Votes are cast by a collection of artists, historians, and music industry members, along with a fan vote, and results will be announced in January. The top five vote-getters will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during a May 2020 ceremony held in Cleveland, Ohio. 2020 nominees are as follows: Nine Inch Nails The Notorious B.I.G. Kraftwerk Whitney Houston Dave Matthews Band Depeche Mode Motörhead Soundgarden The Doobie Brothers Rufus (featuring Chaka Khan) Judas Priest MC5 Todd Rundgren Thin Lizzy T.Rex Pat Benatar

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anonymous 10/15/2019 7:12:18 AM

How is Until The End not on this?


anonymous 10/15/2019 7:14:30 AM

very cool that tony brummel gets to cast a vote


anonymous 10/15/2019 7:24:37 AM

It's not even a contest. It's a slam dunk for Whitney Houston. Heaviest, most influencial rock artist of her generation. Or any generation. The guitars on I will always love you! HEAVY!


anonymous 10/15/2019 7:31:57 AM

John Wylie has been spotted biting his knuckle, stating: "If I hadn't sold my label to that annoying Hot Topic kid, I could have nominated Until The End. I thought Brummel would do it for me, but now he's out of the business, too! Also, frankly, I'm surprised no one nominated Trust No One..."


anonymous 10/15/2019 7:47:26 AM

Trump 2020 Banned.Video


anonymous 10/15/2019 8:04:51 AM

Jordan Cooper here. I tried to nominate Slipknot. Tee hee!


anonymous 10/15/2019 9:11:05 AM

I just tried weed for the first time and casted my vote for Dave Matthews Band


anonymous 10/15/2019 9:11:43 AM

Why isn't Machine Head nominated


anonymous 10/15/2019 10:08:49 AM

How did DMB make the list? Notorious is more Rock & Roll than DMB.


anonymous 10/15/2019 10:53:36 AM

I want to nominate you like an animal


anonymous 10/15/2019 2:16:20 PM

Should be renamed to Music Hall of Fame. Basically if you sell more than 10m albums in your music career you will be inducted. ASID will be in there along with Suicide Silence and other notable death metal, deathcore, metalcore bands in the year 2041. I know I was there...more to come.


Analcest 10/15/2019 8:06:36 PM

No Oingo Boingo no care


anonymous 10/16/2019 8:13:23 AM

Whitney Houston and Notorious B.I.G. lol this whole thing is one big "rock n roll" joke.


anonymous 10/17/2019 3:54:01 PM

Why mention that Bad Brains weren't nominated? Seriously. Why else wasn't nominated? Ummm Minor Threat, Dead Kennedys, Black Flag, umm Do they all get honorable mention for not being nominated? Know who else wasn't nominated? Me. And your mom.


anonymous 10/17/2019 10:28:18 PM

Jordan Cooper here. I tried to nominate Slipknot. Tee hee!>> You mean the horrible 7" by the original Slipknot he put out in 1989? Still the worst record cover art for a Revelation Records release ever LOL.





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