Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2009 Nominees

The 2009 Nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Jeff Beck, Chic, Wanda Jackson, Little Anthony and the Imperials, Metallica, Run-D.M.C., the Stooges, War, and Bobby Womack
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Little Anthony and the Imperials
The doo-wop group from New York first hit the music scene in 1958 with the single "Tears on My Pillow." The group is best known for the singular sound of lead singer Jerome Anthony "Little Anthony" Gourdine's high-pitched falsetto voice.

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