rock and roll hall of fame


The Guide to Getting Into Chaka Khan, Funk's Eternal Queen

'Hello Happiness' is Chaka Khan's first album in 12 years. As funk's standard-bearer, her dynamic voice is enough to stand the test of time – and genres.
Kristin Corry
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Radiohead and Janet Lead Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2019

The Cure, Stevie Nicks, Roxy Music, Def Leppard, and The Zombies have also been inducted. Rage Against the Machine, Devo, and LL Cool J didn't make it past the shortlist.
Alex Robert Ross
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Radiohead's Ed O'Brien "Doesn't Understand" the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

He told Esquire that "it’s very lovely to be nominated, but we don’t quite culturally understand it."
Noisey UK Staff
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Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine, and LL Cool J Among Rock Hall Nominees

Kate Bush, MC5, and Bon Jovi are also nominated for the class of 2018. And, as ever, there's a lot of weird snubs.
Alex Robert Ross
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Snoop Dogg's Speech Inducting Tupac into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Was Moving, Poignant and Packed with Weird Stories

“That's right,” Snoop said at the ceremony in Brooklyn. “Tupac is the one that got Snoop Dogg smoking weed. I was a zig-zag man before that shit.”
Alex Robert Ross
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David Letterman, Lovely Man, Inducted Pearl Jam into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with a Charming Speech

"Never take the opportunity for live music for granted," the retired 'Late Night' host said. "That's the message I can bring you folks tonight."
Alex Robert Ross
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You Can Buy Tupac's Prisoner ID Card or Personal Qu'ran, Because Capitalism Rocks!

Some of the late rapper's personal effects are being auctioned off in Brooklyn on Friday, reportedly without his mother's involvement.
Lauren O'Neill
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Lenny Kravitz to Honour Prince, Pharrell to Induct Nile Rodgers at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony

Your step-dad is stoked.
Alex Robert Ross
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Snoop Dogg Will Induct Tupac Shakur Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

An all-star tribute to the late rapper is still yet to be locked down.
Alex Robert Ross
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Tupac, Pearl Jam, Journey Will Be Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Your step dad chose the other three artists.
Alex Robert Ross
Kendrick Lamar

"Black Superheroes": Watch Kendrick Induct N.W.A. Into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

At Brooklyn's Barclays Center, Lamar delivered an inspiring speech highlighting the influence of the group.
John Hill
brief histories

A Brief History of N.W.A. Collaborations Post-N.W.A.

If rediscovering 'Straight Outta Compton' this year left you wishing for more N.W.A., there’s good news: More is out there, if you put the mixtape together yourself.
Andy Hoglund