Kraftwerk nominated for Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame
As one of the earliest pioneers of electronic music, German group Kraftwerk helped to open the eyes of budding musicians with their technology-centric music. Kraftwerk has recently been nominated for the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of FameThis article originally appeared on Resident Advisor
The German group were put up for consideration alongside Depeche Mode, Chic and Chaka Khan.
The 2017 batch of nominees were revealed this week, and the winners will be announced in December. As usual, the induction ceremony, taking place next April in New York, will be broadcast on HBO. This isn't the first time the German group have been nominated: they were shortlisted in 2015, 2013 and 2003, but have failed to make the cut each time.