and the Moody Blues
are currently leading the fan vote for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April. Vintage Vinyl News
posted that as of yesterday (October 9th), Bon Jovi is the clear leader by a wide margin with a whopping 122,466 votes. The Moody Blues are distant second with 86,246 votes, and narrowly behind that is Dire Straits
with 83,820 votes. Fourth place sees the Cars
with 72,014 votes -- and the Top Five rounded out by the Eurythmics
with 72,014 votes.
- From now until December 5th, fans can vote on the Rock Hall's site for the nominees they'd like to see inducted. The top five acts will comprise a "fan's ballot" that will count as one of the ballots that determine the class of 2016.
- Fans can cast their vote by logging on to: https://www.rockhall.com/fan-vote/2018-fan-vote
- The top Rock Hall vote-getters will be announced in December and inducted on April 14th at a ceremony in Cleveland. HBO will broadcast the ceremony later in the year.