‘I do hope that the Rock & Roll Corridor of Fame will perceive and be keen to contemplate me once more – if I am ever worthy.’
CLEVELAND — Editor’s notice: Video on the high of this story was initially printed when this 12 months’s 17 nominees had been first introduced on Feb. 2, 2022.
“Despite the fact that I’m extraordinarily flattered and grateful to be nominated for the Rock & Roll Corridor of Fame, I do not really feel that I’ve earned that proper. I actually don’t want votes to be break up due to me, so I have to respectfully bow out.”
That’s the message Dolly Parton shared throughout her social media platforms shortly after 10:30 a.m. Monday. Her submit on Fb alone rapidly earned hundreds of reactions.
“I do hope that the Rock & Roll Corridor of Fame will perceive and be keen to contemplate me once more – if I am ever worthy,” Parton’s submit continues. “This has, nonetheless, impressed me to place out a hopefully nice rock ‘n’ roll album sooner or later sooner or later, which I’ve at all times wished to do! My husband is a complete rock ‘n’ roll freak, and has at all times inspired me to do one. I want all the nominees good luck and thanks once more for the praise. Rock on!”
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3News has reached out to the Rock and Roll Corridor of Fame officers in Cleveland for remark. We’ll replace this story as soon as we obtain a response.
Parton, who was introduced among the many 17 nominees being thought of for induction this 12 months, is at the moment in fourth place within the Rock Corridor fan vote behind Duran Duran, Eminem and Pat Benatar. She has 281,793 votes as of 10:40 a.m. Monday.
The 2022 inductees will formally be revealed in Could with the ceremony to comply with this fall.
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Editor’s notice: Video within the participant above was initially printed in a earlier Rock Corridor story on Feb. 11, 2022.