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The 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees Are...

The six artists will be welcomed into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at a ceremony in Brooklyn in April next year
Nirvana are one of the bands to be inducted
The six artists will be welcomed into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at a ceremony in Brooklyn in April next year.

Those to be inducted include Nirvana, Cat Stevens, Kiss, Hall and Oates, Peter Gabriel and Linda Ronstadt.

Performers who were nominated but didn't make the cut include N.W.A, Chic, LL Cool J, Deep Purple, Link Wray, The Replacements and Yes.

President of the Hall of Fame, Joel Peresman spoke to Rolling Stone about the decision to include Nirvana, "That's really no surprise to me. People see the relevancy of that band."

Artists are eligible for the vote 25 years after the release of their first album of single. 2013 marked the first year that Nirvana were eligible and also marked the 20th anniversary of In Utero.

Follow Gear4music.com on Facebook and Twitter and let us know who you think should have been included in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

By Alice Thomson

Posted on 17 Dec 2013 10:55 to category : Music News

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