2017 Rock n Roll Hall of Fame Nominations

Awards passed out in April

The nominations for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s Class of 2017 are in, and the list includes the likes of Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur, Depeche Mode, Electric Light Orchestra, Jane’s Addiction, Janet Jackson, Journey, the Cars, the Zombies and Yes. The rest of this year’s hopefuls are Bad Brains, Chaka Khan, Chic, J. Geils Band, Joan Baez, Joe Tex, Kraftwerk, MC5 and Steppenwolf.

The top voted artists and bands will be announced in December and inducted next April at a special ceremony to be held at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

HBO will broadcast the ceremony later in the year.