Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

The  nominations are in for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Class of 2018.  Classic rockers making the list include Bon Jovi, Judas Priest, Dire  Straits, J. Geils Band, the Cars, the Moody Blues, Link Wray, MC5 and  the Zombies. On the alternative side, Radiohead, Rage Against the  Machine, Depeche Mode, Kate Bush and the Eurythmics are all in the running. The nominees are rounded out by LL Cool J, the Meters, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, Nina Simone and Sister Rosetta Tharpe. The inductees will be announced in December and inducted in Cleveland on April 14th.

Depeche Mode, The Cars, J. Geils Band, MC5 and The Zombies are all in  the running once again after receiving nominations last year, while Bon  Jovi is back in the ring after receiving its first and only nod in  2011.Source: USA Today