Devo
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Devo
Bon Jovi
The Monkees
Cheap Trick
Kate Bush
Kraftwerk
The Cars
Motorhead
Willie Nelson
Yes
The Doobie Brothers
Whitney Houston
Judas Priest
Slayer
The Smiths
Dick Dale
Journey
Deep Purple
Pixies
Chicago
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The 17 Biggest Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Snubs

Dec 17, 2015

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its inductees Thursday, adding Steve Miller, Cheap Trick, Chicago, Deep Purple, and N.W.A. But it has been accused of snubbing some artists for years, which is often the subject of heated debate and controversy. Check out some of most notable Rock and Roll Hall of Fame snubs.

Devo
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Devo

Number of Years Eligible: 12

Bon Jovi
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Bon Jovi

Number of Years Eligible: 6

The Monkees
Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images

The Monkees

Number of Years Eligible: 24

Kate Bush
Angelo Deligio—Mondadori Portfolio/Getty Images

Kate Bush

Number of Years Eligible: 12

Kraftwerk
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Kraftwerk

Number of Years Eligible: 20

The Cars
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The Cars

Number of Years Eligible: 12

Motorhead
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Motörhead

Number of Years Eligible: 13

Willie Nelson
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Willie Nelson

Number of Years Eligible: 28

Yes
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Yes

Number of Years Eligible: 21

The Doobie Brothers
Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images

The Doobie Brothers

Number of Years Eligible: 19

Whitney Houston
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Whitney Houston

Number of Years Eligible: 5

Judas Priest
Paul Natkin—Getty Images

Judas Priest

Number of Years Eligible: 16

Slayer
SlayerChris Walter—Getty Images

Slayer

Number of Years Eligible: 7

The Smiths
Brian Rasic—Getty Images

The Smiths

Number of Years Eligible: 6

Dick Dale
Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images

Dick Dale

Number of Years Eligible: 28

Journey
JourneyChris Walter—Getty Images

Journey

Number of Years Eligible: 15

Pixies
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Pixies

Number of Years Eligible: 2

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