Rock Hall Class of 2008
New York | Waldorf Astoria Hotel | March 10, 2008 | Private Event | VH1 Classic
These artists were voted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2007, but the induction ceremony took place in 2008. Click here for a list of artists who were first eligible in 2007 and haven't gotten in yet.
|The Dave Clark Five||Tom Hanks||Performer|
|John Mellencamp||Billy Joel||Performer|
|Leonard Cohen||Lou Reed||Performer|
|The Ventures||John Fogerty||Performer|
|Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff||Jerry Butler||Non-Performer|
|Little Walter||Ben Harper||Sideman|
Nominees who didn't make the cut in 2008
These artists were officially nominated in the Performer category for induction in 2007, 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|
|Afrika Bambaataa||Not yet|
Nominating Committee who determined the 2008 performer ballot
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