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Judas Priest were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in the Musical Excellence category in 2022.

Judas Priest

The unapologetic sound of heavy metal played at its absolute best.

Judas Priest’s powerful sound emanated from a twin guitar attack, driving riffs, soaring operatic vocals and pounding drums. More at

Rob Halford of Judas Priest, photo by Linda Woods. Jane Scott Reporter's Notebook on Judas Priest Black-and-white promotional photograph of Judas Priest, photo by Geoff Thomas. Judas Priest Defenders Tour concert poster, Long Beach Arena, May 5, 1984

Images from (l to r) Cleveland Scene Photographs, Jane Scott Papers, Cleveland Scene Photographs, and Anne Weldon Collection.

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Biography for Judas Priest
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