-N.W.A -Public Enemy -Donna Summer Top 2013 Rock N’ Roll Hall Of Fame List
The nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s class of 2013 have been announced, and for the first time ever fans will get a say in who will be inducted.
First-time nominees Rush, Deep Purple, N.W.A., Public Enemy, Albert King, The Marvelettes and Procol Harum join previously nominated acts Chic, Heart, Donna Summer, Kraftwerk, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Randy Newman, Paul Butterfield Blues Band and The Meters.
To be eligible for a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nomination, artists must have released their work at least 25 years prior to appearing on the ballot. That means this year’s hopefuls released their first single in 1987 or earlier. Blues guitarist Albert King has been eligible since 1987, while 2013 marks the first year the seminal hip-hop acts N.W.A. and Public Enemy are eligible.. Read More On CNN..