Whitney Houston, Nine Inch Nails, The Notorious BIG Among This Year’s Rock Hall of Fame Inductees


Depeche Mode, the Doobie Brothers, Whitney Houston, Nine Inch Nails, The Notorious B.I.G. and T.Rex are the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s 2020 inductees, the organization announced Wednesday.

In addition, former music critic and Bruce Springsteen manager Jon Landau and longtime music executive Irving Azoff will receive the Ahmet Ertegun Award for non-performing music industry professionals.

Artists who were nominated this year but did not get enough votes include Pat Benatar, Judas Priest, Kraftwerk, Dave Matthews Band, MC5, Motorhead, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, Todd Rundgren, Soundgarden and Thin Lizzy.

The 35th Annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place on May 2, 2020 at Public Auditorium in Cleveland, Ohio. The ceremony will be broadcast live for the first time on HBO on May 2 at 8 p.m. ET.

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