The votes are in, and the nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 2013 inductees include Rush, Deep Purple and Heart, among others.
The longstanding rockers are competing for induction into the Rock Hall alongside Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Randy Newman, Procol Harum, Donna Summer, Kraftwerk, the Meters, Chic, Albert King, the Marvelettes and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band. Rap groups Public Enemy and N.W.A. are also in the mix.
The 2013 inductees will be unveiled in mid-December with the induction ceremony to take place April 18 in Los Angeles.
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