And this year the hall of fame is letting fans have a say about which of the nominees get inducted. You can vote here and the hall says "the top five artists, as selected by the public, will comprise a 'fans' ballot' that will be tallied along with the other ballots to choose the 2013 inductees."
So if you're one of those who want Rush to be honored, here's your chance to get involved.
There are, of course, other worthy contenders on this year's list. The rest of the nominees are: