It’s that time of year: when everyone and their mother second-guesses and overanalyzes the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s latest nominees for induction.

2017 is no exception. People will grouse about glaring omissions and “Why were they nominated?” But, in the end, it’s all about the music.

Here’s our latest Pause-and-Playlist – we’ve selected our two favorite songs from each of the 2017 nominees. Good luck to them all!

(Follow along with our Pause-and-Playlist on Spotify, or click on the Spotify player at the bottom of this page.)

Bad Brains

Joan Baez

The Cars

Chic

Depeche Mode

Electric Light Orchestra

J. Geils Band

Janet Jackson

Jane’s Addiction

Journey

Chaka Khan

Kraftwerk

MC5

Pearl Jam

Tupac Shakur

Steppenwolf

Joe Tex

Yes

The Zombies

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