“I think Stryper deserves a place this year, just like any other band, so does Bon Jovi” said Sweet inappropriate drawing. I don’t see the Rock’n’Roll Hall of Fame in numbers. Michael Sweet thinks Stryper deserves to be in Rock Hall like any other band, including Bon Jovi. Soon a new president, John Sykes, will appear in the audience, and he recently talked about the importance that the organisation attaches to “youth contact” when selecting a new group of recruits. “Did we deserve to be there? No, because we are no more special than any other group,” he continues. “That has nothing to do with it, yes, they sold 50 million instead of 10 albums, or sold unpacked sand for 100,000 instead of 10 people. This has nothing to do with it. The singer continues to list the characteristics he believes the band should bring into space, including durability, heritage and quality. Looking forward to 2020, we will soon have news of new candidates for the Rock’n’Roll Hall of Fame. At least that’s my opinion,” he says. 2019 Loudwire is part of the Loudwire Network, Townsquare Media, Inc.