Tina Turner has moved into the top spot this week in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s Fan Vote. The music legend has topped 372,000 votes by her legions of fans.
Devo, who is also nominated this year, has been given quite the honor in their hometown of Akron, Ohio. This Thursday has been proclaimed “Devo Day” in Akron.This is part of a campaign in April to get more fan votes for the legendary group.
Akron’s mayor Dan Horrigan said, "The City of Akron has an unbelievable sense of pride, especially when it involves the success of our people. We are, and will continue to be, immensely proud to be the home of Devo and will be rallying this great community to help them achieve the recognition they deserve.”
Devo is eighth (of 16) in fan voting this week. Fan voting continues through April 30th.The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2021 will be announced later in May with the induction ceremony coming on October 30th in Cleveland.
[Source: Classic Hits Today]