13 ASCAP Legends Shortlisted for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

October 5, 2017

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame just released its nominees for the 2018 class, and 13 ASCAP legends made the cut.

Among the list of ASCAP acts shortlisted for induction are first timers Dire Straits, Eurythmics, Judas Priest, the Moody Blues, Radiohead (eligible for the first time this year), Nina Simone and Sister Rosetta Tharpe.

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is once again opening up the voting to fans. You can vote once a day for your favorite nominees through December 5. The top five vote-getters in the public poll will form one ballot, which is weighted the same as the rest of the ballots submitted by rock historians, artists and industry leaders. Click here to vote.

Congrats to all of our ASCAP nominees! Listen to some of their biggest hits below.

Bon Jovi
The Cars
Dire Straits
J. Geils Band
Judas Priest
LL Cool J
Moody Blues
Rufus featuring Chaka Khan
Nina Simone
Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Read the full list of nominees here.