The Inductees of of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s 2018 have been announced, and the 33rd Annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony presented by Klipsch Audio returns to Cleveland April 14, 2018.
The 2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame are:
The Moody Blues
Award for Early Influence:
Sister Rosetta Tharpe
Dire Straits, The Moody Blues, Nina Simone and Sister Rosetta Tharpe were on the ballot for the first time. “To be eligible for Induction, an individual artist or band must have released its first commercial recording at least 25 years prior to the year of induction. The 2018 Nominees had to release their first official recording no later than 1992,” says HBO’s press release.
The 33rd Annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will premiere on HBO this spring.