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Nominees for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2013 Announced

October 4, 2012 (9:06 am) GMT
Previous nominees Heart, Donna Summer as well as Joan Jett and the Blackheart are listed alongside first-time nominees Deep Purple, Public Enemy and many others.

Music legends who are battling it out to be inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for class of 2013 have been revealed. Fans can help determine who's joining the Fame and who's not, marking the first time ever public is allowed to vote along with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame voting body that consists of 600 artists, historians, critics and music industry insiders.

Previously-nominated acts like Chic, , Donna Summer, Kraftwerk, & the Blackhearts, Randy Newman, Paul Butterfield Blues Band and The Meters are joined by first-time nominees such as , , , , Albert King, The Marvelettes and Procol Harum.

The nominees with the most votes will be inducted in a ceremony taking place on April 18, 2013 at the Nokia Theater L.A. in Los Angeles. The show will be broadcast on HBO on a later date. Last April in Cleveland, Ohio, the Hall of Fame honored the likes of , , , Laura Nyro, The Small Faces and Donovan.


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