Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Nominates Nine
September 28, 2007 at 12:28 PM (PT)
The MATERIAL GIRL is among the nominees for induction into the ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME next year.
In addition to MADONNA, THE BEASTIE BOYS, hip-hop pioneer AFRIKA BAMBAATAA, veteran rocker JOHN MELLENCAMP, disco queen DONNA SUMMER, jazz/funk band CHIC, English-beat group THE DAVE CLARK FIVE, surf instrumentalists THE VENTURES and moody singer/songwriter LEONARD COHEN are also up for the high honor, it was announced THURSDAY (9/27).
While nine artists are being considered for inclusion into the HALL, five will be honored at the induction ceremony, to be held MARCH 10th at NEW YORK's WALDORF-ASTORIA HOTEL.