Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
Eligible Since: 2005
Years Nominated: 2012
Why They Deserve It: The queen of rock and roll parlayed her stint in The Runaways into a mainstream rock and roll success story, sneering her way up the charts in the ‘80s with hits like “I Love Rock and Roll,” “I Hate Myself for Loving You,” “Crimson and Clover” and “Do You Wanna Touch Me.” —Jeff Royer
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