The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees for induction into the 2019 class were announced on Tuesday (Oct. 9).
Radiohead, Race Against the Machine, MC5, The Cure, The Zombies, LL Cool J, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, Janet Jackson and Kraftwerk. Stevie Nicks, John Prine, Def Leppard, Todd Rundgren, Roxy Music and Devo have all received their first nominations, and could all potentially be inducted at the March 29, 2019, ceremony at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Check out some of the artists’ initial reactions below, and see the full list of nominees here.
— The Zombies (@TheZombiesMusic) October 9, 2018
— Dan Barnes (@metallidan) October 9, 2018
— Rock Hall (@rockhall) October 9, 2018
And the @rockhall Class of 2019 nominees are: @StevieNicks Roxy Music @JohnPrineMusic @JanetJackson @kraftwerk @DEVO @llcoolj MC5 @DefLeppard @thecure @radiohead Rage Against the Machine Rufus feat. Chaka Khan @toddrundgren @TheZombiesMusic
— SiriusXM VOLUME (@siriusxmvolume) October 9, 2018
Just announced – Def Leppard has been named a 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nominee! @rockhall voting begins now on https://t.co/fyWQfa2obl and you can vote once per day until Dec. 9. Thank you to all of our fans for the support! pic.twitter.com/a3mzJcOXp3
— Def Leppard (@DefLeppard) October 9, 2018
— Gary Graff (@GraffonMusic) October 9, 2018
Wow, what an honor.
— Stevie Nicks (@StevieNicks) October 9, 2018