Rock and Roll Hall of Fame poll results: Hey, hey you want The Monkees to be inducted next

An outstanding 2,800 people have voted in our Rock and Roll Hall of Fame poll over the past week. Hey, hey you want The Monkees to be the next band inducted after waiting for far too long!

The 1960s group starring Micky Dolenz, Davy Jones, Michael Nesmith, and Peter Tork has received 32% of the overall vote. Three Dog Night is in second place with 17%, followed by The Moody Blues with 11%. They were just three of the dozen options in our poll asking which criminally snubbed band should finally be inducted at the 2018 ceremony.

Here are the descriptions of the 12 bands featured in our poll with their voting percentages:

THE MONKEES (32%)
Eligible since 1991. Top songs include “Daydream Believer,” “I’m a Believer,” “Last Train to Clarksville,” “Pleasant Valley Sunday.” Nominated for four Grammy Awards with no wins.

THREE DOG NIGHT (17%)
Eligible since 1994. Top songs include “Easy to Be Hard,” “Joy to the World,” “Mama Told Me,” “One,” “Shambala.” Nominated for two Grammy Awards with no wins.

THE MOODY BLUES (11%)
Eligible since 1989. Top songs include “I’m Just a Singer,” “Nights in White Satin,” “Question,” “Tuesday Afternoon.”

BON JOVI (10%)
Eligible since 2008. Top songs include “It’s My Life,” “Livin’ on a Prayer,” “Wanted Dead or Alive,” “You Give Love a Bad Name.” Nominated for nine Grammy Awards with one win.

THE DOOBIE BROTHERS (8%)
Eligible since 1996. Top songs include “Black Water,” “China Grove,” “Listen to the Music,” “Long Train Runnin’,” “Minute by Minute,” “What a Fool Believes.” Nominated for four Grammy Awards with two wins.

BOSTON (5%)
Eligible since 2001. Top songs include “Don’t Look Back,” “Foreplay/A Long Time,” “More Than a Feeling,” “Peace of Mind.” Nominated for one Grammy Award with no win.

DIRE STRAITS (4%)
Eligible since 2003. Top songs include “Money for Nothing,” “Romeo and Juliet,” “Sultans of Swing,” “Walk of Life.” Nominated for 10 Grammy Awards with four wins.

THE CARS (3%)
Eligible since 2003. Top songs include “Drive,” “Good Times Roll,” “Just What I Needed,” “Let’s Go,” “You Might Think.”

FOREIGNER (3%)
Eligible since 2002. Top songs include “Cold as Ice,” “Double Vision,” “Hot Blooded,” “I Want to Know What Love Is,” “Juke Box Hero,” “Urgent.” Nominated for three Grammy Awards with no wins.

STYX (3%)
Eligible since 1997. Top songs include “Babe,” “Come Sail Away,” “Lady,” “Renegade,” “Too Much Time on My Hands.” Nominated for one Grammy Award with no win.

THE COMMODORES (2%)
Eligible since 1999. Top songs include “Brick House,” “Easy,” “Natural High,” “Nightshift,” “Sail On,” “Three Times a Lady.” Nominated for nine Grammy Awards with one win.

STEPPENWOLF (2%)
Eligible since 1993. Top songs include “Born to Be Wild,” “Magic Carpet Ride,” “The Pusher,” “Rock Me.”

Look for our other polls in the near future asking about snubbed male artists and female artists.

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