Today I read this chilling fact at NPR: "Of the 726 artists inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame since the ceremony began in 1986, only 65 have been women." That's 0.09% That's atrocious. It's not that there aren't amazing female rockers out there. They just don't get the respect or play that they should.
Once again, this is a reminder of why it's important to promote women in the arts. So artists in all fields get the recognition and respect they deserve. This year, Joan Jett was inducted with other musicians.
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So go out and support some women in music today.