Vote for the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees

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  1. Richland123

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  2. Roscoe East

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    ...early and often!
  3. Richland123

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    Here are the results so far for the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Fan Votes (which really don't count for much of anything in the final selection).

    Nirvana 15.09% (116,731 votes)
    KISS 13.76% (106,417 votes)
    Deep Purple 12.04% (93,155 votes)
    YES 10.6% (82,011 votes)
    Peter Gabriel 9.03% (69,831 votes)
    Hall and Oates 7.89% (61,048 votes)
    Linda Ronstadt 6.54% (50,594 votes)
    Cat Stevens 6.13% (47,445 votes)
    The Zombies 4% (32,259 votes)
    N.W.A. 3.6% (27,889 votes)
    The Replacements 2.84% (21,957 votes)
    LL Cool J 2.01% (15,515 votes)
    The Paul Butterfield Blues Band 1.94% (14,981 votes)
    Link Wray 1.5% (11,614 votes)
    The Meters 1.47% (11,388 votes)
    Chic 1.4% (10,808 votes)
  4. mellowinman

    mellowinman Unmanageable Member Supporting Member

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    Nirvana
    KISS
    Deep Purple
    YES
    Peter Gabriel
    Hall and Oates
    Linda Ronstadt
    Cat Stevens
    The Zombies
    The Paul Butterfield Blues Band
    Link Wray
    The Meters

    ALL need to be in.

    The other bands can stay out.
  5. Gorn Captain

    Gorn Captain Supporting Member

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    Yup. N.W.A. and LL Cool J.

    World renowned rock and roll artists.

    Sounds about right.
  6. bassgod0dmw

    bassgod0dmw Supporting Member

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    Seriously. I don't understand how stuff like that happens.
  7. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather Supporting Member

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    Chic deserves better than that! SMDH!! By the way....seems the term 'Rock & Roll' doesn't mean anything. Anyone who made a mark in music history should be considered!
  8. Gorn Captain

    Gorn Captain Supporting Member

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    I bet by the time I'm an old man, Eminem and Little Wayne will be inducted too.
  9. Pilgrim

    Pilgrim Supporting Member

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    They still haven't put Dick Dale up for the Hall. Rank discrimination against surf music!!!!
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    Why do they refuse to ad Grand Funk Railroad year after year...
  11. Relayer71

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    RUSH only just got in last year and Peter Gabriel and Yes are still not in there? I seem to recall Genesis was only inducted recently as well. The RRHOF should be ashamed.
  12. Texan

    Texan 667 Neighbor of the Beast. Supporting Member

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    I'm with Eddie Trunk, the R&R Hall of Fame is a sham. I have no desire to go there.
  13. Relayer71

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    I was a huge Nirvana fan in the 90s and still love In Utero (better than Nevermind, IMO as it was more original sounding). But they do not deserve to be on any hall of fame.

    They just never got a chance to prove themselves with just 3 albums (the first of which was nothing special). Who knows what they could have achieved? But as it is, you cannot compare their body of work to say, Hall & Oates - and I'm not even a fan of H & O but those guys had hits from the 70s to the 90s and were talented musicians.

    But we know Nirvana will get in.
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