Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Announces 2018 Nominees

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The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame released nominees eligible for the class of 2018.

FOX's Jacquelyn Karl reports:

The nominees for the 2018 Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame are in with 19 acts nominated and nine on the ballot for the first time.

Radiohead and Rage Against the Machine earning a nomination the first year they're eligible...

Other acts like Bon Jovi, LL Cool J, The Meters, The Cars, MC5, The Zombies, Depeche Mode, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, Link Wray and The J. Giels Band have been nominated at least once before.

Other first-time nominees: Dire Straits, Judas Priest, Kate Bush, Eurythmics, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, singer Nina Simone and The Moody Blues.

This year's ceremony is in The Public Auditorium in Cleveland April 14.

Jacquelyn Karl, FOX News.

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