''Livin' on a Prayer'' rocker Bon Jovi, British singer Kate Bush and influential English alt-rock band Radiohead were nominated on Thursday for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on a list heavy with British artists. Edward Baran reports.
The list is out for the latest Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees -- among them "Livin' on a Prayer" rocker Bon Jovi and influential English alt-rock band Radiohead. Eight of the 19 nominees for 2018 induction are British, including 1980s rock band Dire Straits, electro-pop band Depeche Mode and progressive 1960s rockers The Moody Blues. Posthumous nominations this year include American blues singer-songwriter and activist Nina Simone. Other nominees include British heavy metal band Judas Priest, British 1980s duo Eurythmics and U.S. rapper and actor LL Cool J. Artists must have released their first recording at least 25 years ago to be eligible for nomination.