Top 10 Most Inappropriate Inductees of the Rock N Roll Hall of FameRogerWatersfan1999 This list includes the bands/artists that are in the rock n roll hall of fame, but are not rock or just don't deserve it.
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The Rock n Roll Hall of Fame encompasses all genres of music. It probably should be renamed as the "Music Hall of Fame". Do you think that 50s soul and doo wop singers should be kicked out too? Everybody on this list deserves to be in the Hall of Fame due to their contributions to music as a whole. It should not be dependent on what "genre" you are. - phillysports
Madonna does not deserve to be in the Rock n Roll Hall of fame, for one, since she's not rock, and secondly, she's teen pop and does not have any meaning in her lyrics what so ever except love and partying. - RogerWatersfan1999
This list is very interesting. Yes, most of these people aren't rock. - Metal_Treasure
It makes me upset she's in the rnrhof, but several true and great rock musicians aren't and probably never will be.
N.W.A is Rap, not Rock, yet they're in The Rock n Roll hall of fame. Something is not right about that. - RogerWatersfan1999
Never made a rock album
Rap, not rock - InsertCleverName
Stevie Wonder does not deserve to be in the rock n roll hall of fame, for not being rock, just like with #1. However, he's at least a better songwriter than Madonna, so he's lower. - RogerWatersfan1999
It's a wonder... I wonder if Stevie wonders why he's there too. I like him but you're right, he doesn't quite belong in RnR HoF. I might push for me to become inductee too. I have as much right as he does. - Britgirl
Michael Jackson does not deserve to be in The Rock and Roll Hall of fame, because for the same reason for Stevie and Madonna, because he's just not Rock. The only thing that he ever did which was even close to rock was his collaboration with Eddie Van Halen. Even then that's just one song. - RogerWatersfan1999
Michael Jackson never made rock music. He's also the King of Pop. How is he on the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? - TheFourthWorld
Aretha does not belong in the hall of fame for doing nothing for rock, and not being rock. - RogerWatersfan1999
The most overrated female singer ever.
Don't get me wrong I love ABBA, but they are only the greatest pop group ever, not rock. - SoldierOfFortune
Same as Jackson 5. - RogerWatersfan1999
The Jackson 5 are nothing but Funk, pop, and early disco. They have nothing to do with rock. - RogerWatersfan1999
Yup, a hip hop band is there. But Iron Maiden aren't... Shame. - Metal_Treasure
KISS does not deserve to be in the rock in roll hall of fame for not being talented and having really bad instrumentation and lyrics. - RogerWatersfan1999
Kiss are glam metal which is a kind of rock - InsertCleverName
It's a bit exaggeration. Maybe they sold out, but they rocked back in their early days, and they were extremely important.
I disagree with this - with all their mistakes, they are still an iconic metal band with some great albums.
"...lack of talent presented in Metallica's music"?! Oh... - Metal_Treasure
Metallica does not deserve to be in the rock n roll hall of fame for being sellouts, and for lack of talent presented in Metallica's music. - RogerWatersfan1999
Even if they did "sellout" their "sellout" album still remains one of the largest classics in Metal. - SoldierOfFortune
I like this band, but they are not worth being in the hall of fame. They, in my opinion, did not do anything good enough to be in there. - RogerWatersfan1999
I think they should be there although I think they are overrated - Metal_Treasure
Seriously? The Beatles is the most popular rock band of all time they deserve the RnR HoF
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