RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE To Be Inducted Into Rock Corridor, IRON MAIDEN & SOUNDGARDEN Will Not
In what can solely be dubbed “somewhat complicated,” Iron Maiden and Soundgarden won’t be inducted into the Rock & Roll Corridor Of Fame’s Class of 2023 regardless of coming within the Prime 5 of the fan vote. The Class of 2023 will embody Rage Towards The Machine (who didn’t make the Prime 5 of the fan vote, however nonetheless need to be in there) alongside musicians like Kate Bush, Sheryl Crow, and Willie Nelson, in addition to people like Hyperlink Wray getting in on the Musical Affect Award. The complete checklist of inductees are:
- Kate Bush
- Sheryl Crow
- Missy Elliott
- George Michael
- Willie Nelson
- Rage Towards The Machine
- The Spinners
- DJ Kool Herc (Musical Affect Award)
- Hyperlink Wray (Musical Affect Award)
- Chaka Khan (Musical Excellence Award)
- Al Kooper (Musical Excellence Award)
- Bernie Taupin (Musical Excellence Award)
- Don Cornelius (Ahmet Ertegun Award)
“This 12 months’s unimaginable group of Inductees displays the various artists and sounds that outline rock & roll,” stated John Sykes, Chairman of the Rock & Roll Corridor of Fame Basis. “We’re honored that this November’s Induction Ceremony in New York will coincide with two milestones in music tradition; the 90th birthday of Willie Nelson and the 50th Anniversary of the beginning of Hip Hop.”
Rage Towards The Machine has been nominated for the Rock Corridor in 2018, 2019, 2021, 2022, and at last made it this 12 months. Rage Towards The Machine has all the time been Tim Commerford, Zack de la Rocha, Tom Morello, and Brad Wilk, so clearly that is the lineup that’ll be inducted.
Iron Maiden was beforehand nominated in 2021, and have been snubbed onerous sufficient that the CEO needed to handle the difficulty. Even Kiss was pissed concerning the concern. I am positive extra folks could have extra to say this 12 months, as a result of come on – critically?
Soundgarden has solely been nominated as soon as earlier than this in 2020. Each Soundgarden‘s nominations have come after the passing of Cornell in 2017.
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