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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2020 Nominees - Full List Revealed!

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is announcing the 2020 nominees!

The prestigious museum revealed the names of sixteen contenders, including nine first-time nominees, on Tuesday (October 15).

The first-time nominees include Whitney Houston, The Notorious B.I.G., Dave Matthews Band, Pat Benatar, Motörhead, Thin Lizzy, Soundgarden, T. Rex and The Doobie Brothers.

Previously nominated acts include Nine Inch Nails, Depeche Mode, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, Judas Priest, Kraftwerk, Todd Rundgren and MC5.

For consideration, acts must have released their first commercial work at least 25 years ago.

Fans can vote at or at the Hall of Fame in Cleveland now through January 10, 2020.

The 2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be held on May 2 at Cleveland’s Public Auditorium, with nominees being announced in January.

READ MORE: Janet Jackson & More to Be Inducted Into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2019

Kygo Debuts Whitney Houston 'Higher Love' Video, Starring Vanessa Morgan - Watch Here!

Whitney Houston and Kygo‘s collaboration “Higher Love” has just got the music video treatment, and you can watch it right here!

The track is the late singer’s cover of Steve Winwood‘s song “Higher Love” recorded back in 1990. Kygo teamed up with the Whitney Houston Estate to remaster the recording.

Hannah Lux Davis (Ariana Grande, Halsey) directed the colorful, ’80′s inspired visual, which serves as a nod to the time of Houston’s massive successes and stars Riverdale actress, Vanessa Morgan.

Higher Love” cover peaked at No. 63 on the Hot 100, giving the late singer her first posthumous hit – Watch the music video here!

Kygo & Whitney Houston – Higher Love (Official Video)

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The 10 Longest-Running No. 1 Hits of the Billboard Hot 100

As of this week, it’s official: Lil Nas X and his horses in the back just saddled up and rode right into a prestigious pack of songs that have topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the longest amount of time in the chart’s six-decade history.

The 20-year-old “Old Town Road” viral superstar joins a very small group of top pop performers and vocalists in the group, including Mariah Carey, Elton John and Whitney Houston.

“Old Town Road” is now tied for the most weeks at number one ever along with two other hit songs.

Wondering who else has scored the longest-leading No. 1 songs in Billboard Hot 100 chart history?

Scroll through the slideshow to find out who’ had the longest-running No. 1 hits in Billboard chart history…

Kygo Drops Whitney Houston's Cover of 'Higher Love' - Listen Now!

Whitney Houston recorded a cover of Steve Winwood‘s song “Higher Love” back in 1990 and we’re finally getting to hear it almost 30 years later!

Kygo teamed up with the Whitney Houston Estate to remaster the recording.

“The current cultural environment has been thirsty for something uplifting and inspiring,” Pat Houston tells Rolling Stone. “Who better to inspire than Whitney, the most exhilarating vocalist of all time?”

Kygo was the first person that was mentioned. He put his spin on it and did a fantastic job,” she added.

Kygo said, “I was trying to make it sound like something that she would’ve done, but also something that’s my style.”

Download the new version of the song on iTunes and stream it here from YouTube!

Dionne Warwick Comments on Whitney Houston Hologram Tour: 'It's Stupid'

Whitney Houston‘s cousin Dionne Warwick is reacting to plans for the late singer to be a part of a hologram tour.

The 78-year-old legendary entertainer doesn’t think it’s a good idea for a hologram to perform Whitney‘s hits in front of her original band and backup singers.

“I haven’t a clue as to what that is. It’s surprising to me,” Dionne told Entertainment Tonight.

She added, “I don’t know what it is. I think it’s stupid, but whatever it is that’s what it is.”

In addition to plans for a hologram tour, Whitney‘s estate also announced plans for a new album of unreleased material and a Broadway musical.

Whitney Houston Hologram Tour & New Album in the Works

Whitney Houston‘s estate is planning a hologram tour and a new album of unreleased material from her 1985 debut, Whitney Houston!

The late “I Will Always Love You” singer, who passed away seven years ago, will also potentially have a Broadway musical inspired by her.

The hologram will perform Whitney‘s hits such as “I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)” and “The Greatest Love of All,” featuring her original band and backup singers, including her brother Gary.

“Everything is about timing for me,” Whitney’s sister-in-law and former manager, Pat Houston, told The New York Times. “It’s been quite emotional for the past seven years. But now it’s about being strategic.”

The Whitney Houston Estate recently signed a deal with Primary Wave Music Publishing, which reportedly values the estate at $14 million.

As stated in the agreement, Primary Wave will obtain “50 percent of the estate’s assets, which include the singer’s royalties from music and film, merchandising, and the right to exploit her name and likeness.”