(TRR) – The nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2020 have been released. This year, rock and metal acts lead the charge. Featured nominees this year include Judas Priest, Pat Benatar, Dave Matthews Band, MC5, The Doobie Brothers, Motörhead, Nine Inch Nails, T. Rex, Thin Lizzy, and Soundgarden, among others. A full list of the nominees can be seen below.
The Class of 2020 Nominees includes 9 artists on the ballot for the first time: Dave Matthews Band, The Doobie Brothers, Whitney Houston, Motörhead, The Notorious B.I.G., Pat Benatar, Soundgarden, T. Rex and Thin Lizzy.
The 2020 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by Klipsch Audio, will be held at Public Auditorium in Cleveland, Ohio on May 2, 2020 and will be preceded by Induction Week with celebratory events and the opening of the 2020 Inductee exhibit.
Rock Hall donors and members get exclusive Induction ticket opportunities. Donate or join by January 31, 2020 to be eligible. Visit www.rockhall.com/support to learn more.