Bryan Adams, Woo Hoo

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominating Committee met earlier this month to discuss the potential nominees for 2005.

Eligible for the first time:

U2
Bryan Adams
Pat Benatar
Def Leppard
Iron Maiden
Simple Minds
the Pretenders

Other noteworthy eligibles:

Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five
Joan Jett
Twisted Sister
Abba
Jeff Beck
Black Sabbath
Chicago
Dick Dale
Van Halen
Lynyrd Skynyrd
John Mellencamp
Steve Miller Band