Tag: Dionne Warwick

Jay-Z, LL Cool J, Mary J. Blige Gets Nominated For Roll Hall Of Fame

New York is getting strong representation from this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class of 2021 nominations list. Among those making the cut are New York natives Jay-Z, Mary J. Blige, LL Cool J, Carole King, and the New York Dolls. Dionne Warwick also makes the cut rounding out the nominee’s list with a regional flavor. The induction will take place in Cleveland in the Fall, and among the other bands in the nominee’s list vying to be inducted are the Foo Fighters, Rage Against The Machine, Devo, The Go-Go’s, and Iron Maiden. Kate Bush, Chaka Khan, Todd Rundgren, and Tina Turner lead the list of solo artists, while for the first time – Nigerian Fela Kuti, who is credited for the rise of Afrobeat, is also included. Voting polls are now open and fans are encouraged...