Def Leppard wins Rock Hall of Fame fan vote

music news 12/12/2018

Def Leppard is one step closer to being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame after a huge win in the fan vote that closed last night.

The band had secured 547,647 votes with Stevie Nicks in second place (427,844), Todd Rundgren (365,370), the Zombies (329,052) and The Cure (264,443).

The top 5 have also received additional votes in the final ballot from members of the Hall that includes artists, industry executives and more. Since the introduction of the fan vote in 2012, every fan vote winner had received an honour and inducted into the Hall of Fame.

The class of 2019 will be announced on Friday (Dec 13 in the States) and the ceremony will take place in New York on 29th March.