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The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 2018 inductees have been announced and Nina Simone will finally have her rightful place amongst the greats.

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But it was LL Cool J‘s snub who has some wondering how the hip hop icon didn’t make the final list of inductees. Just last week the 49-year-old solicited fans to vote on Twitter.

Regardless of the snub, LL has had a hell of a year, NCIS: LA is in its ninth season and just last month he graduated from Harvard. And earlier this month he became the first rapper to be honored by the Kennedy City Honors.

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Other inductees include Bon Jovi and The Cars. The 33rd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony takes place April 14, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio.

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