Rock Hall Class of 2000
New York | Waldorf Astoria Hotel | March 6, 2000 | Private Event | VH1
These artists were voted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1999, but the induction ceremony took place in 2000. Click here for a list of artists who were first eligible in 1999 and haven't gotten in yet.
|Bonnie Raitt||Melissa Etheridge||Performer|
|Earth, Wind & Fire||Lil Kim||Performer|
|Eric Clapton||Robbie Robertson||Performer|
|James Taylor||Paul McCartney||Performer|
|Lovin' Spoonful||John Mellencamp||Performer|
|The Moonglows||Paul Simon||Performer|
|Clive Davis||Patti Smith||Non-Performer|
|Billie Holiday||Diana Ross||Early Influence|
|Nat "King" Cole||Ray Charles||Early Influence|
|Earl Palmer||Mike Leiber and Jerry Stoller||Sideman|
|Hal Blaine||Mike Leiber and Jerry Stoller||Sideman|
|James Jamerson||Mike Leiber and Jerry Stoller||Sideman|
|King Curtis||Mike Leiber and Jerry Stoller||Sideman|
|Scotty Moore||Mike Leiber and Jerry Stoller||Sideman|
Nominees who didn't make the cut in 2000
These artists were officially nominated for induction in 1999, but didn't receive enough votes from the "international voting body of rock experts" to get in that year. Nearly 70% of rejected artists eventually get inducted in a later year.
|Artist||Eventually Inducted In|
|Lou Reed||Not yet|
Nominating Committee who determined the 2000 performer ballot
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