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Published: 2010/09/28

Beastie Boys, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Bon Jovi Among Rock Hall Nominees

Beastie Boys, Bonnaroo Music Festival, 6/13/09- photo by Kevin Yatarola

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation has announced the list of artists who have been nominated for induction. Beastie Boys, Tom Waits, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Alice Cooper and Bon Jovi are on the list of the artists in the mix for 2011 along with Chic, Donovan, J. Geils Band, LL Cool J, Darlene Love, Laura Nyro, Donna Summer, Joe Tex and Chuck Willis. Ballots will now be distributed to over 500 voters with the inductees announced in December. The 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place on March 14, 2011 at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.

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Vero September 28, 2010, 14:50:45

NEIL DIAMOND IS BY FAR THE MOST TALENTED OF ALL THOSE OTHERS!!!!

BoswellMachine September 28, 2010, 21:41:07

The fact that Rush is not even nominated is inexcusable. I’d like to know who they pissed off during their career to get this treatment.

ZappaRules September 29, 2010, 08:36:01

Tom Waits…hell yeah..he definitely deserves it.

free essays September 29, 2010, 12:05:45

so, this was kinda beautiful stuff for me, thanks a lot for sharing

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