Metallica will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this April, here is an excerpt of the article from metallica.com:
“Wow . . . what a great way to start off 2009! We are beyond proud to let you know that we will indeed be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in a ceremony held in Cleveland on April 4, 2009. As a refresher, it has to have been 25 years since your first record was released to be eligible and while it certainly doesn’t feel like it’s been that long, we hear that’s the case!”
Read the rest here.