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Janet Jackson, The Cure lead 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees

By Wade Sheridan
Janet Jackson, The Cure lead 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees
Janet Jackson will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame along with The Cure and Radiohead. File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI | License Photo

Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Janet Jackson, The Cure and Radiohead are among the musical acts named to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame class of 2019.

Stevie Nicks, Def Leppard, Roxy Music and the Zombies will also be inducted during a ceremony at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on March 29. HBO will be broadcasting the event at a later date.

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Inductees are recognized for having contributed over 25 years of musical excellence. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame museum is located in Cleveland.

More than 1,000 artists, historians, journalists and music industry professionals selected the Class of 2019. A fan vote also took place online and at the Hall of Fame museum.

LL Cool J, Devo, John Prine, Kraftwerk, Rage Against the Machine, Todd Rundgren and Rufus & Chaka Khan did not make the list after being nominated for the Hall of Fame in October.

Stevie Nicks will be making history as the first female artist to be inducted into the Hall of Fame twice. She was previously inducted in 1998 as a member of Fleetwood Mac.

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Bon Jovi, Nina Simone, The Cars, Dire Straits, The Moody Blues and Sister Rosetta Tharpe made up the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame class of 2018.

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