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Thursday, June 23, 2016

Goldmine Rock Era Hall of Fame

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Goldmine magazine initiated its Rock Era Hall of Fame with its May 4, 2012 issue. Every two weeks they induct ten more acts. The most recent class (volume 80) was inducted on June 23, 2016. The intent is to go until 700-plus inductees have been announced. Criteria includes a 25-year waiting period, chart success, influence, and common sense. Here are the inductees so far with the magazine’s volume number indicated in parentheses.


A

  • Abba (6)
  • Paula Abdul (30)
  • AC/DC (10)
  • Bryan Adams (9)
  • Aerosmith (2)
  • a-ha (37)
  • Air Supply (31)
  • Alabama (28)
  • Alice Cooper (13)
  • Alice In Chains (67)
  • The Allman Brothers Band (35)
  • Herb Alpert (18)
  • America (24)
  • The Ames Brothers (36)
  • The Andantes (78)
  • The Animals (16)
  • Paul Anka (13)
  • Rod Argent (73)
  • Louis Armstrong (23)
  • Eddy Arnold (22)
  • The Association (41)
  • Rick Astley (34)
  • Chet Atkins (78)
  • Atlantic Starr (47)
  • Frankie Avalon (39)

B

  • Bachman-Turner Overdrive (58)
  • Bad Company (42)
  • Joan Baez (52)
  • Anita Baker (54)
  • LaVern Baker (44)
  • Hank Ballard & The Midnighters (38)
  • Bananarama (71)
  • The Band (23)
  • The Bangles (36)
  • Gene Barge (80)
  • Count Basie (63)
  • Shirley Bassey (44)
  • The Bay City Rollers (51)
  • The Beach Boys (1)
  • The Beastie Boys (17)
  • The Beatles (1)
  • The Bee Gees (4)
  • Harry Belafonte (25)
  • Arnold Belnick (74)
  • Pat Benatar (17)
  • Tony Bennett (14)
  • George Benson (35)
  • Brook Benton (26)
  • Chuck Berry (5)
  • Acker Bilk (72)
  • Bill Black’s Combo (70)
  • The B-52s (20)
  • Clint Black (71)
  • Black Sabbath (15)
  • Hal Blaine (74)
  • Bobby Bland (41)
  • Blondie (9)
  • Blood Sweat & Tears (36)
  • The Blossoms (65)
  • Blue Oyster Cult (67)
  • Michael Bolton (13)
  • Gary US Bonds (66)
  • Boney M. (33)
  • Bon Jovi (7)
  • Booker T. & the M.G.’s (33)
  • Pat Boone (15)
  • Boston (32)
  • David Bowie (3)
  • The Box Tops (44)
  • Laura Branigan (59)
  • Bread (23)
  • Teresa Brewer (34)
  • Garth Brooks (45)
  • Bobby Brown (24)
  • James Brown (1)
  • Ruth Brown (49)
  • Jackson Browne (11)
  • The Dave Brubeck Quartet (59)
  • Jimmy Buffett (38)
  • Kate Bush (38)
  • Solomon Burke (44)
  • The Burnette Brothers (50)
  • James Burton (77)
  • Jerry Butler (39)
  • The Byrds (8)
  • The B’Z (73)

C

  • Cameo (61)
  • Glen Campbell (14)
  • Freddy Cannon (36)
  • The Captain & Tennille (44)
  • Irene Cara (54)
  • Belinda Carlisle (37)
  • Kim Carnes (46)
  • The Carpenters (8)
  • The Cars (12)
  • Al Casey (75)
  • Johnny Cash (3)
  • David Cassidy (46)
  • Roy Caton (75)
  • Gene Chandler (64)
  • Harry Chapin (65)
  • Tracy Chapman (36)
  • Ray Charles (3)
  • Cheap Trick (21)
  • Chubby Checker (18)
  • Cher (8)
  • Chic (30)
  • Chicago (4)
  • The Chi-Lites (60)
  • The Chordettes (43)
  • Lou Christie (73)
  • Eric Clapton (4)
  • Petula Clark (18)
  • The Clash (13)
  • Patsy Cline (38)
  • Rosemary Clooney (37)
  • The Clovers (60)
  • The Coasters (22)
  • Eddie Cochran (41)
  • Joe Cocker (28)
  • Nat King Cole (7)
  • Natalie Cole (10)
  • Phil Collins (7)
  • John Coltrane (46)
  • The Commodores (16)
  • Perry Como (13)
  • Harry Connick Jr. (43)
  • Ray Conniff (48)
  • Sam Cooke (6)
  • Elvis Costello (9) with the Attractions
  • Floyd Cramer (78)
  • Cream (19)
  • Creedence Clearwater Revival (3)
  • The Crew Cuts (45)
  • Jim Croce (43)
  • Bing Crosby (26)
  • Crosby, Stills & Nash (15)
  • Christopher Cross (30)
  • The Crystals (65)
  • Culture Club (26)
  • The Cure (11)
  • King Curtis (79)

D

  • The Charlie Daniels Band (68)
  • Terence Trent D’Arby (65)
  • Bobby Darin (11)
  • The Dave Clark 5 (21)
  • Alun Davies (14)
  • Mac Davis (46)
  • Miles Davis (25)
  • Sammy Davis Jr. (34)
  • Doris Day (25)
  • Taylor Dayne (43)
  • Jimmy Dean (70)
  • Deep Purple (31)
  • Def Leppard (7)
  • The Dells (43)
  • John Denver (10)
  • Depeche Mode (11)
  • Neil Diamond (4)
  • The Diamonds (27)
  • Bo Diddley (26)
  • Celine Dion (32)
  • Dion & the Belmonts (12)
  • Dire Straits (17)
  • Fats Domino (12)
  • The Dominoes (59)
  • Lonnie Donegan (37)
  • Donovan (22)
  • The Doobie Brothers (12)
  • The Doors (5)
  • Steve Douglas (77)
  • Ronnie Dove (64)
  • Dream Theater (62)
  • Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show (29)
  • The Drifters (4)
  • Duran Duran (14)
  • Bob Dylan (1)

E

  • The Eagles (2)
  • Earth, Wind & Fire (6)
  • Sheena Easton (29)
  • Duane Eddy (16)
  • Tommy Edwards (61)
  • Electric Light Orchestra (10)
  • Emerson, Lake & Palmer (61)
  • Enya (27)
  • Erasure (31)
  • Gloria Estefan (15)
  • Melissa Etheridge (51)
  • The Eurythmics (15)
  • The Everly Brothers (5)
  • Expose (63)

F

  • Percy Faith (36)
  • Ferrante & Teicher (53)
  • The 5th Dimension (19)
  • Eddie Fisher (32)
  • Ella Fitzgerald (39)
  • Roberta Flack (21)
  • Fleetwood Mac (2)
  • The Fleetwoods (70)
  • Dan Fogelberg (25)
  • The Fontane Sisters (54)
  • Mary Ford (52)
  • Tennessee Ernie Ford (40)
  • Foreigner (9)
  • The Four Aces featuring Al Alberts (33)
  • The Four Lads (42)
  • The Four Seasons (15)
  • The Four Tops (9)
  • Peter Frampton (45)
  • Connie Francis (15)
  • Frankie Goes To Hollywood (63
  • Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers (29)
  • Aretha Franklin (3)
  • Glenn Frey (68)
  • The Funk Brothers (78)

G

  • Kenny G (27)
  • Peter Gabriel (18)
  • Steve Gadd (80)
  • Judy Garland (39)
  • Marvin Gaye (4)
  • Crystal Gayle (46)
  • Gloria Gaynor (53)
  • Genesis (10)
  • Gerry & the Pacemakers (58)
  • Andy Gibb (47)
  • Georgia Gibbs (42)
  • Debbie Gibson (45)
  • Vince Gill (57)
  • The Go-Go’s (37)
  • Bobby Goldsboro (33)
  • Jim Gordon (76)
  • Lesley Gore (51)
  • Grand Funk Railroad (19)
  • Amy Grant (26)
  • The Grass Roots (69)
  • The Grateful Dead (17)
  • Al Green (8)
  • Green Day (46)
  • Jerome Green (26)
  • The Guess Who (29)
  • Guns N’ Roses (3)

H

  • Merle Haggard (42)
  • Bill Haley & His Comets (17)
  • Daryl Hall & John Oates (10)
  • Roy Hamilton (50)
  • MC Hammer (27)
  • Emmylou Harris (44)
  • George Harrison (6)
  • Isaac Hayes (32)
  • Heart (12)
  • Don Henley (16)
  • Herman’s Hermits (21)
  • The Hollies (16)
  • Buddy Holly & The Crickets (5)
  • John Lee Hooker (49)
  • Jim Horn (79)
  • Bruce Hornsby (62)
  • Hot Chocolate (48)
  • Whitney Houston (4)
  • The Human League (32)
  • Engelbert Humperdinck (16)
  • Brian Hyland (45)

I

  • Billy Idol (24)
  • Julio Iglesias (62)
  • The Impressions (19)
  • INXS (12)
  • Iron Maiden (25)
  • The Isley Brothers (8)

J

  • Alan Jackson (71)
  • Janet Jackson (5)
  • Jermaine Jackson (42)
  • Joe Jackson (73)
  • Michael Jackson (2)
  • The Jackson Five (12)
  • The Jam (38)
  • Etta James (27)
  • Rick James (55)
  • Tommy James & the Shondells (34)
  • Jan & Dean (34)
  • Jay & the Americans (55)
  • Jefferson Airplane (21)
  • Jefferson Starship/Starship (31)
  • Waylon Jennings (58)
  • Jethro Tull (26)
  • Joan Jett (38) with The Blackhearts
  • J. Geils Band (28)
  • The Jimi Hendrix Experience (5)
  • Billy Joel (2)
  • The Billy Joel Band (80)
  • Elton John (2)
  • The Elton John Band (80)
  • Johnnie Johnson (5)
  • Plas Johnson Jr. (77)
  • George Jones (51)
  • Howard Jones (47)
  • Jack Jones (42)
  • Quincy Jones (49)
  • Tom Jones (13)
  • Janis Joplin (18) with Big Brother & the Holding Company
  • The Jordanaires (1)
  • Journey (6)
  • Judas Priest (69)

K

  • Bert Kaempfert (31)
  • Kansas (35)
  • Carol Kaye (74)
  • KC & The Sunshine Band (36)
  • Jim Keltner (79)
  • Chaka Khan (30) with Rufus
  • B.B. King (20)
  • Ben E. King (29)
  • Carole King (11)
  • King Crimson (58)
  • The Kingston Trio (22)
  • The Kinks (8)
  • KISS (15)
  • Gladys Knight & the Pips (15)
  • Kool & The Gang (16)
  • Kraftwerk (72)
  • Bernie Kundell (74)
  • Bill Kurasch (74)

L

  • LaBelle (35)
  • Frankie Laine (34)
  • Mario Lanza (35)
  • Cyndi Lauper (18)
  • Steve Lawrence (35)
  • Brenda Lee (17)
  • Peggy Lee (32)
  • Led Zeppelin (1)
  • John Lennon (6)
  • The Lettermen (35)
  • Level 42 (56)
  • Gary Lewis (56)
  • Huey Lewis & The News (14)
  • Jerry Lee Lewis (13)
  • The Ramsey Lewis Trio (68)
  • Gordon Lightfoot (40)
  • Little Anthony & the Imperials (43)
  • Little River Band (40)
  • LL Cool J (19)
  • Lobo (57)
  • Kenny Loggins (29)
  • Trini Lopez (45)
  • Loverboy (39)
  • The Lovin’ Spoonful (27)
  • Loretta Lynn (46)
  • Vera Lynn (60)
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd (20)

M

  • Madness (42)
  • Madonna (2)
  • Johnny Maestro (72)
  • Lenny Malarsky (74)
  • The Mamas & The Papas (20)
  • Henry Mancini (24)
  • Manfred Mann (45)
  • Barry Manilow (10)
  • Mannheim Steamroller (63)
  • Mantovani (29)
  • Bob Marley (5) with The Wailers
  • Martha & The Vandellas (28)
  • Dean Martin (13)
  • Al Martino (18)
  • The Marvelettes (53)
  • Richard Marx (31)
  • Massive Attack (46)
  • Johnny Mathis (8)
  • John Mayall (50)
  • Curtis Mayfield (41)
  • Paul McCartney (6) with Wings
  • Charlie McCoy (79)
  • Reba McEntire (36)
  • The McGuire Sisters (41)
  • Sarah McLachlan (40)
  • Don McLean (64)
  • Clyde McPhatter (33)
  • Meat Loaf (20)
  • Megadeth (73)
  • John Cougar Mellencamp (8)
  • The Memphis Boys (77)
  • Men At Work (58)
  • Sergio Mendes (71)
  • Jim Messina (29)
  • Metallica (14)
  • George Michael (7)
  • Bette Midler (24)
  • Jay Migliori (75)
  • Mitch Miller (23)
  • Roger Miller (61)
  • The Steve Miller Band (10)
  • Kylie Minogue (55)
  • Ronnie Milsap (41)
  • The Miracles (11)
  • Guy Mitchell (36)
  • Joni Mitchell (21)
  • Eddie Money (39)
  • The Monkees (9)
  • The Moody Blues (19)
  • Van Morrison (14)
  • Morrissey (70)
  • Mötley Crüe (28)
  • Motorhead (71
  • Mott The Hoople (67)
  • The Move (10)
  • Maury Muehleisen (43)
  • Anne Murray (21)

N

  • Johnny Nash (60)
  • Alex Neiman (74)
  • Ricky Nelson (12)
  • Willie Nelson (13)
  • New Edition (42)
  • New Kids On The Block (14)
  • Randy Newman (37)
  • New Order (25)
  • Juice Newton (67)
  • Olivia Newton-John (10)
  • Stevie Nicks (22)
  • Nilsson (37)
  • Nine Inch Nails (52)
  • Nirvana (38)
  • Ted Nugent (45)

O

  • Billy Ocean (35)
  • Sinead O’Connor (40)
  • The Offspring (48)
  • The Ohio Players (37)
  • The O’Jays (22)
  • Roy Orbison (7)
  • Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (43)
  • Tony Orlando (30) with Dawn
  • Joe Osborn (76)
  • Ozzy Osbourne (24)
  • Donny Osmond (26)
  • The Osmonds (28)
  • Gilbert O’Sullivan (44)
  • Buck Owens & The Buckaroos (72)

P

  • Patti Page (30)
  • Earl Palmer (75)
  • Robert Palmer (23)
  • Parliament/Funkadelic (56)
  • The Alan Parsons Project (37)
  • Dolly Parton (16)
  • The Patti Smith Group (64)
  • Les Paul & Mary Ford (52)
  • Peaches & Herb (67)
  • Teddy Pendergrass (72)
  • Peter & Gordon (56
  • Peter, Paul & Mary (24)
  • The Pet Shop Boys (19)
  • Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers (6)
  • Wilson Pickett (21)
  • Pink Floyd (5)
  • Bill Pitman (76)
  • Gene Pitney (25)
  • Pixies (41)
  • The Platters (16)
  • Ray Pohlman (75)
  • The Pointer Sisters (24)
  • Poison (20)
  • The Police (3)
  • Brian Poole & the Tremeloes (68)
  • Iggy Pop (31)
  • Elvis Presley (1)
  • Billy Preston (41)
  • The Pretenders (20)
  • Lloyd Price (26)
  • Charley Pride (62)
  • Prince (2)
  • Procol Harum (40)
  • Public Enemy (32)

Q

  • Suzi Quatro (59)
  • Queen (4)

R

  • Eddie Rabbitt (62)
  • Bonnie Raitt (21)
  • The Ramones (23)
  • Don Randi (74)
  • Boots Randolph (79)
  • The (Young) Rascals (25)
  • The Raspberries (63)
  • Lou Rawls (65)
  • Johnnie Ray (51)
  • Otis Redding (9)
  • Helen Reddy (29)
  • The Red Hot Chili Peppers (18)
  • Lou Reed (27)
  • Jim Reeves (19)
  • R.E.M. (9)
  • REO Speedwagon (15)
  • Paul Revere & The Raiders (32)
  • Charlie Rich (41)
  • Cliff Richard (7) with The Shadows
  • Little Richard (11)
  • Lionel Richie (11)
  • The Righteous Brothers (17)
  • Johnny Rivers (27)
  • Marty Robbins (29)
  • Smokey Robinson (28)
  • Jimmie Rodgers (50)
  • Tommy Roe (39)
  • Kenny Rogers (6)
  • The Rolling Stones (1)
  • The Ronettes (39)
  • Linda Ronstadt (7)
  • Diana Ross (12)
  • Roxette (27)
  • Roxy Music (20)
  • Todd Rundgren (53)
  • Run D.M.C. (47)
  • Rush (32)
  • Leon Russell (76)
  • Bobby Rydell (38)

S

  • Sade (22)
  • Salt-N-Pepa (60)
  • Sam & Dave (49)
  • Santana (4)
  • Leo Sayer (30)
  • Boz Scaggs (40)
  • Ralph Schaeffer (74)
  • The Scorpions (33)
  • Jack Scott (34) with Stan Getz & the Tomcats, & The Chantones
  • Seals & Crofts (41)
  • The Searchers (36)
  • Neil Sedaka (17)
  • The Seekers (55)
  • Bob Seger (3) with The Silver Bullet Band
  • David Seville (40)
  • The Sex Pistols (31)
  • Shalamar (53)
  • The Shangri-Las (49)
  • Del Shannon (33)
  • Sid Sharp (74)
  • The Shirelles (26)
  • Carly Simon (20)
  • Joe Simon (57)
  • Paul Simon (9)
  • Simon & Garfunkel (2)
  • Simple Minds (35)
  • Simply Red (34)
  • Frank Sinatra (6)
  • Nancy Sinatra (35)
  • Siouxsie & the Banshees (55)
  • Slade (34)
  • Percy Sledge (48)
  • Sly & The Family Stone (3)
  • Smashing Pumpkins (66)
  • Jimmy Smith (68)
  • The Smiths (18)
  • Smokie (42)
  • Sonny & Cher (24)
  • Spandau Ballet (61)
  • The Spinners (27)
  • Dusty Springfield (22)
  • Rick Springfield (30)
  • Bruce Springsteen (1) with the E-Street Band
  • The Staple Singers (33)
  • Ringo Starr (25)
  • Status Quo (23)
  • Steely Dan (11)
  • Steppenwolf (39)
  • Cat Stevens (14)
  • Ray Stevens (46)
  • Shakin’ Stevens (44)
  • Rod Stewart (5)
  • Sting (16)
  • George Strait (32)
  • Billy Strange (76)
  • Barbra Streisand (3)
  • The Style Council (38)
  • The Stylistics (26)
  • Styx (13)
  • Donna Summer (10)
  • Supertramp (24)
  • The Supremes (7)
  • Survivor (43)
  • The Swampers (77)
  • Keith Sweat (39)
  • Sweet (43)
  • The Sweet Inspirations (78)

T

  • The Talking Heads (19)
  • Tavares (65)
  • James Taylor (8)
  • Johnnie Taylor (42)
  • Tears For Fears (28)
  • Tommy Tedesco (74)
  • The Temptations (5)
  • 10cc (40)
  • Joe Tex (57)
  • Thin Lizzy (66)
  • 38 Special (43)
  • B.J. Thomas (28)
  • The Thompson Twins (45)
  • Three Dog Night (22)
  • Johnny Tillotson (45)
  • Toto (23)
  • Randy Travis (59)
  • T. Rex (31)
  • Travis Tritt (52)
  • The Troggs (54)
  • Big Joe Turner (54)
  • Ike & Tina Turner (14)
  • The Turtles (48)
  • Conway Twitty (30)

U

  • UB40 (21)
  • Ultravox (66)
  • Uriah Heep (70)
  • Utopia (53)
  • U2 (1)

V

  • Frankie Valli (52)
  • Luther Vandross (17)
  • Van Halen (4)
  • Frankie Vaughan (46)
  • Sarah Vaughan (33)
  • Stevie Ray Vaughan (47) with Double Trouble
  • Billy Vaughn (20)
  • Bobby Vee (28)
  • The Velvet Underground (19)
  • The Ventures (29)
  • Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps (38)
  • Bobby Vinton (23)
  • The Vogues (69)

W

  • Waddy Wachtel (80)
  • Tom Waits (37)
  • War (23)
  • Dionne Warwick (12)
  • Dinah Washington (38)
  • Muddy Waters (18)
  • Jody Watley (53)
  • Lawrence Welk (34)
  • Paul Weller (38)
  • Mary Wells (56)
  • The Whispers (64)
  • Barry White (14)
  • Whitesnake (37)
  • The Who (1)
  • Kim Wilde (40)
  • Andy Williams (9)
  • Hank Williams (17)
  • Roger Williams (30)
  • Chuck Willis (50)
  • Jackie Wilson (11)
  • Steve Winwood (22)
  • Bill Withers (33)
  • Stevie Wonder (2)
  • Tammy Wynette (69)

Y

  • Yanni (66)
  • The Yardbirds (44)
  • Yes (25)
  • Dwight Yoakam (69)
  • Neil Young (7)
  • Paul Young (44)

Z

  • Frank Zappa (31)
  • Tibor Zelig (74)
  • ZZ Top (8)

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