Chuck D knows a thing or two about being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame as his group Public Enemy was inducted into the hallowed institution in 2013. The baritone-voiced veteran MC voiced his displeasure over Tupac “2Pac” Shakur being included into this year’s nominees class ahead of LL Cool J and […]
The upcoming Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2015 class features plenty of smashmouth star power with the likes of Green Day and late Velvet Underground front man Lou Reed, but the lone African-American and non-rock act has been awarded to none other than the soulful Bill Withers.
For music artists, one of the greatest honors is to be inducted into Cleveland’s hallowed Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. While only a scant few Hip-Hop acts have been entered into the hall, West Coast legends N.W.A. (N-ggaz With Attitude) and pioneering Queens rapper LL Cool J are among the nominees for the 2014 […]
The 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees were announced today and Public Enemy, Quincy Jones, and Donna Summer are among those who received their career-praising nods from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum. Next year’s inductees also include Albert King, Randy Newman, Lou Adler, Rush, and Heart.
Ladies Love Cool James but apparently not the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. At least not yet. As Hip-Hop Wired previously reported, LL Cool J was up for contention during his first year of eligibility but it was announced that he didn’t make the final cut. Other artists that were up for contention as […]
LL Cool J’s storied run in Hip-Hop has no signs of slowing down as the legendary Queens MC is among the coveted list of 12 artists that could be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for 2010. With 11 albums under his belt, James Todd Smith’s competition includes esteemed artists in their […]