Dolly Barton has withdrawn her nomination for entry into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, saying she did not feel she ‘got that right’.
The 76-year-old folk legend was announced in February this year as one of the nominees, along with 16 others, including Eminem, Carly Simon, Lionel Richie, Dion Warwick, Pat Benador, Duran Duron and Beck.
A Report He shared on his social media accounts on Monday that he was removing himself from the ballot because he did not think he deserved to be considered at this time.
‘Dolly is here! I’m so glad I was nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and although I’m grateful I did not feel I’ve got that right, ‘he wrote. ‘I do not really want the votes to be split, so I have to bow with respect.’
Dolly Barton, 76, announced on social media on Monday that she was withdrawing her candidacy to enter the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Singer of his life for five decades, he explained that he was ‘very flattered and grateful for the recommendation’, but he did not feel ‘entitled to that right’.
Barton, who was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1999, said he would like to be considered for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in the future.
Barton, who was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1999, shared that he would like to consider making a rock album in the future.
‘I hope you understand the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and will be willing to reconsider myself – if I ever deserve it,’ he wrote. ‘Anyway, this prompted me to release a great rock‘ my ’roll album in the future and I always wanted to do that!
‘My husband [Carl Dean] A total rock ‘n’ roll freak, and it’s always inspired me to do that, “he added. ‘Thanks again for all the nominations and compliments. Rock on!’
Barton’s announcement comes two weeks after the release of his first novel, ‘Run, Rose, Run,’ and its supporting album. He co-wrote the thriller about the singer-songwriter with best-selling writer James Patterson.
Barton noted that he did not want to receive votes from other candidates, including Eminem (left) and Carly Simon (right).
The country star also shared that her husband Carl Dean has been encouraging her to record a rock album for years.
Following the release of his debut album ‘Hello, I’m Dolly’ in 1967, the iconic singer’s career spanned more than five decades.
He has a laundry list of 11 Grammy Awards, 50 nominations and the Lifetime Achievement Award and other achievements.
Barton is primarily known as a folk singer, but in recent years the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has been recommending and absorbing artists from other genres who have made an impact on popular music.
Artists must have published their first business record at least 25 years ago.
Barton is primarily known as a folk singer, but the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame recommends and absorbs artists from other genres who have influenced popular music.
Barton’s announcement came two weeks after the release of his first novel, ‘Run, Rose, Run’, co-authored with James Patterson and its accompanying album.
‘This year’s referendum recognizes a group of various incredible artists who have made a profound impact on the sound of youth culture,’ said John Sykes, chairman of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation, announcing this year’s candidates.
Their music not only moved generations, but also affected the voices of countless artists.
Those inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by 2022 will be roughly voted on by a panel. 1,000 artists, industry members, journalists and historians and fans.
The musicians who received the most votes will be announced in May ahead of their debut in the fall.
Last year, singer Tina Turner, rapper Jay Z and 1980s female pop group The Go-Goes were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
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