Meanwhile, British bands Radiohead, The Cure, and The Zombies, along with American rapper LL Cool J, German experimental music group Kraftwerk, and 1960s rockers MC5 were among those bidding for induction once again.
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The 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees were: Bon Jovi, Dire Straits, The Cars, Nina Simone, The Moody Blues and Sister Rosetta Tharpe.
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Those finalists - typically five or six artists - will then be formally inducted during a ceremony scheduled for March 29 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Performers, composers and musicians-become eligible for induction 25 years after the release of their first commercial recording - which is why it takes so long for some artists to be included.
The 2019 nominee ballot is here and the 2019 Fan Vote presented by Klipsch Audio is now open. It counts as just one voice among the hundreds of other ballots.