NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nirvana, Linda Ronstadt, Peter Gabriel, Hall and Oates, and the Replacements are among first-time nominees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
The hall of fame announced its list of nominees Wednesday and half the field of 16 were first-time nominees. Yes, Link Wray and the Zombies also received their first nominations.
Inductees will be announced in December and a ceremony will be in April.
Ronstadt recently shared that she has Parkinsons disease.
Repeat nominees are Kiss, LL Cool J, N.W.A., Cat Stevens, Deep Purple, the Meters, the Paul Butterfield Blues Band and Chic.
– Associated Press