Music lost one of its greats as Cynthia Robinson, co-founder of Sly and The Family Stone passed on Monday (Nov. 23) after a battle with cancer. She was 69. Robinson was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1993 along with the iconic music group -- becoming the only female, African-American trumpet player to be honored in the ceremony... Continue reading…
When the news surfaced in late 2009 that Genesis were getting inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, it briefly seemed like the Peter Gabriel–led lineup of the band might actually perform together for the first time in nearly 30 years. Sadly, the original Genesis frontman was deep...
Less than two weeks ago, we saw Jimmy Fallon induct longtime friend and collaborator Justin Timberlake into the Memphis Music Hall Of Fame. Now, as Rolling Stone reports, Fallon performed a similar service for perhaps the only musical act he’s more closely associated with, the Roots. Monday night Fallon traveled to Philadelphia to induct his […]
Presently, it’s impossible to deny the juggernaut that is Rush. With more than 40 million records sold worldwide, a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame, an induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, an unexpectedly elusive cover of...Show More Summary
Introducing his movie of music legend Miles Davis for the closing night of the New York Film Festival, Don Cheadle reminded everyone that Miles was inducted posthumously into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame --for his innovations in jazz. Show More Summary
What a great week to be Janet Jackson! Not only was the entertainer just announced as a nominee for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the 2016 ceremony, but her latest album Unbreakable is set to debut at number one, giving her a chart-topping album in each of the past four decades. You […]
The nominees for induction into the 2106 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame were announced Thursday and Janet Jackson, the Spinners, Chaka Khan and trend-setting rap group N.W.A. are four of the 15 acts up for the honor, USA Today reports..
The nominees for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2016 have been revealed, with Janet Jackson, Nine Inch Nails, the Smiths and Yes all on the list. Here’s the full list, in alphabetical order: The Cars...
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame shortlist will never satisfy everyone, but the 2016 list of fifteen potential inductees includes an eclectic mix of genres and first-time nominees. …Read More
Janet Jackson might have to add another item to her long list of achievements The singer has been nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She's been on a winning streak lately, releasing a highly-anticipated new album, Unbreakable,...Show More Summary
Someone is getting in this year. The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame have announced the nominations for next year’s inductions, and the list has a whole lot of names who have been nominated, sometimes multiple times. There are a few artists who are being nominated for the first time, but there’s no Nirvana/Green Day […]
N.W.A., Janet Jackson, The Cars, Deep Purple, and Chic also up for induction.
Janet Jackson, Steve Miller and The Cars are among the first-time nominees being considered for induction in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Nominations for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2016 induction ceremony are out, and here are the top three picks from each member of The Times' pop music staff, plus a few words on one of those choices from the writers. To recap, as reported earlier, this year's slate of 15 nominees consists...
The inductees will be announced in December, with an induction ceremony set for April 2016.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced nominees for the 2016 induction, including N.W.A., Janet Jackson, Nine Inch Nails, the Smiths, and Chic. Check out the list below. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2016 Nominees: Chicago Cheap Trick Deep Purple The Cars Chaka Khan Chic The JB's Janet Jackson Los Lobos Steve Miller N.W.A. Show More Summary
Here’s something you may not have known: There is a Facebook page called “Induct Janet Jackson into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame,” that currently has over 75,000 followers. Their dream is one step closer to coming true. On Wednesday night the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland announced its...
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame just announced this year's nominees for induction into its ranks. The 15 nominees -- including Janet Jackson, Nine Inch Nails, The Smiths and Chaka Khan -- span many genres, styles and time periods, though...Show More Summary
There have been many bitter and awkward moments at the annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony during the past three decades. It's an event that brings together bandmates that have sometimes not spoken in many years, often times after brutal lawsuits and mudslinging in the press. Few situations, however,...
The heavy metal band, Slayer has been eligible for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for a few years now, but there has not been a lot of online support fro their fans clamoring for their induction nor have we really heard much about their opinion on the institution itself. Show More Summary