Butterfield was a Chicago bluesman and harmonica player who broke out with several albums in the late 1960s. Pryor still plays rockin blues across the state and often in our fair city. (Check his gigs at stevepryorband.net.) Other rockers nominated for this prestigious induction include ... rappers LL Cool J and N.W.A., disco icon Chic, crooner Linda Ronstadt, and Nirvana, Hall & Oates, Peter Gabriel, KISS, The Meters, The Replacements, Link Wray, Yes, Cat Stevens and The Zombies.
Five inductees will be named during a live show in 2014 in New York City and broadcast on HBO.
Who would you induct?