The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the nominees for 2014, and for the second year straight NWA has received a nod, and fellow Hip Hop artist LL Cool J has received his first nomination for a spot in the Hall.
NWA and LL Cool J are the sole hip hop acts of the 16 Hall of Fame nominees. Other nominees include Nirvana, Peter Gabriel, Link Wray, Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Deep Purple and the Zombies.
Although NWA was turned down last year, Public Enemy was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and joined Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Run-DMC and the Beastie Boys as the only Hip Hop acts to be inducted into the Hall.
This years Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be the 29th annual event, which will be held in New York in April of 2014 and is slated to be broadcasted on HBO.